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Jacksonville Beach Floods for Surfing in the Streets

Jacksonville Beach Flood

Flooding in Jacksonville today sunk a few police cars, and inundated many local businesses and homes with water. Below you can find images of the flooding and some Jacksonville Beach locals taking advantage of the floods to catch up on … Continue reading

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Johnson & Johnson Tax Law Savings in Jacksonville Florida

Today, Governor Rick Scott announced that the VISTAKON® Division of Johnson & Johnson Vision Care, Inc. will expand production and refurbish existing lines for their ACUVUE® brand contact lenses in Jacksonville. The company will add 100 jobs with a capital … Continue reading

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Cambridge Land Trust, Hartford Land Trust, Robert J. Vitale

Attorney General Pam Bondi’s office has obtained a temporary injunction and asset freeze against two companies that allegedly preyed on Florida homeowners, defrauding them out of thousands of dollars in a mortgage relief scam. According to the complaint, The Cambridge … Continue reading

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Justin Slavinski 20 Years for battery, molestation, and solicitation of a minor.

Pam Bondi and Rick Scott are after pill mills.

Attorney General Pam Bondi’s Office of Statewide Prosecution Justin Slavinski has been sentenced to 20 years in prison for charges including lewd or lascivious battery and molestation, traveling to meet a minor for sex, and computer solicitation of a minor. … Continue reading

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Hit and Run Lawyer in Jacksonville Florida on Janya Diane Solomon

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If you have a Florida drivers license, it is important to know Jacksonville Florida’s Traffic Laws especially if you have been involved in a hit and run.  Visit Jacksonville Criminal Defense Lawyers website and readJacksonville Hit and Run Laws After Leaving the Scene of a … Continue reading

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Governor Rick Scott Signed HB 1173 | Organized Retail Theft

Florida Governor Rick Scott

Governor Rick Scott signed HB 1173, increasing the penalties under Florida Law for those engaged in organized retail theft activities. Organized retail theft includes a group of individuals who coordinate highly sophisticated shoplifting activities on retail stores. The new legislation … Continue reading

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Lawyer Sets Turning Point in Zimmerman Trial

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Two days ago, a reporter called me from Newsweek.  Christine Pelisek from the Daily Beast asked me to comment on the opening statements of the Trayvon Martin and George Zimmerman second degree murder trail.  She wanted to speak with a Florida criminal lawyer that … Continue reading

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Law References and Books for Lawyers | Law 101

Law 101: Everything You Need to Know about the American Legal System The best-selling first edition of Law 101 provided readers with a vividly written and indispensable portrait of our nation’s legal system. Now, in this revised edition, Jay M. … Continue reading

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Florida Police Push the Line on Sexual Assault

Florida Law Enforcement Women

After stopping Zoe Brugger, a young mother and resident of Lakeland, for driving with a broken taillight, Florida law enforcement subjected her to a humiliating drug search, ordering the young woman to lift her shirt and shake out her bra. Florida … Continue reading

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Gulf Coast Utility Contractors LLC Willful and Serious Safety Violation

The U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration has cited Gulf Coast Utility Contractors LLC in Florida with two willful and two serious safety violations with proposed penalties totaling $106,400 for exposing workers to a cave-in and other … Continue reading

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Jacksonville Beach Fights Cause Residents to Demand Protection

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Posted on June 4, 2013 by Cynthia Veintemillas, Attorney at Law Former City Council Candidate, Meza, fights violence in Jax Beach Fernando Meza is a resident of Jacksonville Beach FL.  He lives and works in Jacksonville Beach.  He was a city council candidate last … Continue reading

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The Florida Department of Corrections New Performance Dashboard

The Florida Department of Corrections (DC) is announcing the launch of its performance reporting system – the Performance Dashboard. In an ongoing effort to enhance organizational performance and ensure accountability through increased transparency, the Department is implementing performance-based assessments in all … Continue reading

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Jacksonville DUI Lawyers and BAC Legal Limit

Jacksonville Lawyer Cynthia Veintemillas

Around a week ago, we started hearing about the National Transportation Safety Board’s proposal to reduce the legal limit for the crime of driving under the influence of alcohol.  They were asking states to decrease the blood and breath alcohol legal … Continue reading

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Children’s Cancer Cooperative Four Times Bigger Than Allied Veterans

Lt. Governor Carroll resigned after request due to involvement alleged in Allied Veterans corruption and Jacksonville Lawyer.

At miamiherald.com on Thursday, 05/16/13 the following news was released. The full text can be found here: http://www.miamiherald.com/2013/03/22/3301597/florida-regulators-to-probe-another.html Florida regulators to probe another charity tied to alleged illegal gambling at Internet cafes Fresh off a nearly $300 million racketeering case involving … Continue reading

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