Why You Should Stay at the Scene of an Accident

Why You Should Stay at the Scene of an Accident

Given the driving conditions in Northeast Florida, you could say auto accidents are just waiting to happen. If you’re unfortunate to be involved in a car accident, here’s my very important legal advice: Don’t leave. Staying at the scene of an accident can help you avoid significant hit and run penalties that include fines, revoked licenses and jail time. If you’ve left the scene of an accident, stop reading and please call my office immediately

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What You Need to Know About Holiday Celebrations & DUI Checkpoints

  The holidays are here! Being out at bars and restaurants with friends and family is all part of the seasonal celebrations. For many, those celebrations could include a drink or two. For some, those celebrations could mean a costly Jacksonville DUI Holiday Checkpoint encounter. Around major holidays, law enforcement officers deploy an increased number of DUI checkpoints throughout the area to catch impaired drivers. Costs of DUI Those caught driving while intoxicated or under

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Purchasing Medical Marijuana in Florida – What You Should Know

Purchasing Medical Marijuana in Florida – What You Should Know

Medical marijuana finally entered the Florida market on July 26, 2016 at a shop in a strip mall located in Tallahassee. Six Florida medical cannabis licensees will eventually open dispensaries throughout the state. Don’t get too excited. While it looks like Florida is warming up to a marijuana trend popping up all over the United States, the State has yet to completely jump on the bandwagon. The following has changed: Based on the Compassionate Medical

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Don’t Let Holiday Cheers Bring DUI Gloom

Don’t Let Holiday Cheers Bring DUI Gloom

It’s the holiday season and our calendars are booked with office parties along with festive family and friend get-togethers. And it’s common to have a few drinks to add to all the fun. However, that holiday cheer can quickly turn to gloom if you’re not careful. It’s Not Just the Holiday Season, Its DUI Season From Thanksgiving through New Year’s Day, expect to see increased police patrols and Jacksonville-area DUI checkpoints. That means more DUI

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DUI Tip of the Week from Fusco Law

DUI Tip of the Week from Fusco Law

People are always wondering what their rights are when it comes to being stopped by Law Enforcement especially if they have consumed alcohol. Though many people feel that it is illegal to drink and drive an automobile in the State of Florida, they are incorrect. So What Does the Law Allow? Florida law allows one to consume alcohol and drive as long as ones normal faculties are not impaired. Normal Faculties is simply a fancy

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