Category Archives: Drug Crimes

A Quick Guide to Understanding RICO

We hear about all kinds of crimes on a daily basis. RICO refers to the Racketeer Influenced and Corrupt Organizations Act. What are some examples of RICO crimes? RICO crimes include: Homicide Extortion Kidnapping Robbery Arson RICO laws were originally established in attempt to combat the Mafia. It includes charges that can be prosecuted in Read More

License Suspension Following Drug Possession Conviction

If you have been charged with a drug possession offense, you face the possibility of several significant penalties. One such penalty is the loss of your license to drive a vehicle. When you start thinking about all the places you drive, the severity of this penalty becomes clear. Loss of License Under Florida law, when Read More

Marijuana – What Happens When You Get Caught?

When people think of stiff penalties for drug charges, they’re likely thinking about heroin, crack, or one of the other “harder” drugs. What people may not realize is the severity of penalties for marijuana possession, or worse – marijuana possession with the intent to sell or distribute. Possible Punishment Florida possession penalties are based on Read More