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Florida Marijuana Laws May Change Soon

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The following was posted on April 17, 2015 by Cynthia Veintemillas, Jacksonville Attorney at Law It seems as though the issue of legalizing medical marijuana in Florida is constantly in the news. Last month, I wrote an article on the Jacksonville lawyers website about about … Continue reading

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Property Insurance Rate Changes in Florida Law

Florida Senate President Don Gaetz released the following about rate reductions Citizens Property Insurance Corporation personal home insurance policyholders will see in 2015: “The announcement today from Citizens Property Insurance Corporation that nearly 70 percent of personal-lines policyholders could see … Continue reading

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Attorneys for Florida Law

There are currently 93 U.S. Attorneys in the United States. The Office of the United States Attorney was created along with the office of Attorney General and the United States Marshals Service in 1789. At that time the structure of … Continue reading

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Florida Welfare Drug Testing Ruled Unconstitutional | TANF

Federal U.S. District Judge Mary Scriven, ruled that Gov. Rick Scott’s law requiring welfare recipients to take drug tests is unconstitutional. Scott quickly said he would appeal the latest beat down for the Republican Rick Scott. Rick Scott’s attack is … Continue reading

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ATT, T-Mobile, and Sprint Unauthorized Charges on Cell Phone Bills

In what is a major breakthrough in the fight against mobile cramming, Attorney General Pam Bondi announced November 21, 2013 that three of the nation’s largest mobile phone carriers— AT&T Mobility, Inc., Sprint Spectrum, LP and T-Mobile USA, Inc. will … Continue reading

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Demonte Rashaud Brown | 20 Year Sentence for Cocaine

Attorney General Pam Bondi’s Office of Statewide Prosecution announced that a Seminole County man was sentenced to 20 years in prison for his role in a drug trafficking operation that was responsible for distributing cocaine throughout Central Florida. Demonte Rashaud … Continue reading

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National Mortgage Settlement Monitor’s Second Compliance Report

Attorney General Pam Bondi released the following statement on the National Mortgage Settlement Monitor’s Second Compliance Report concerning the Monitor’s review of the five banks’ compliance with the settlement’s servicing standards. “While this second report indicates that two of the … Continue reading

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Jeremy Banks | Michelle O’connell | Brad King | FDLE | Murder or Suicide

Florida Law Enforcement While the full truth of the police corruption in Florida proven by the Allied Veteran’s case is being hidden from media and the public, the following may be another case where the Florida Department of Law Enforcement … Continue reading

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Business and Commercial Law News

Florida Governor Rick Scott

The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) issued an economic injury declaration for Florida counties. The declaration of law allows Apalachicola Bay communities the ability to offset damage caused by the collapse of their commercial oyster industries through Economic Injury Disaster … Continue reading

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Allied Veterans Case and Attorney General Pam Bondi

Pam Bondi is pushing hard for private prisons in Florida.

Jacksonville Attorney, Cynthia Veintemillas recently reported: After deliberating for a couple of days, jurors found Kelly Mathis guilty in the Allied Veterans of the World Scandal.  Mathis is a well-known attorney in Jacksonville FL.  He was “charged with operating a … Continue reading

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