What Is Florida’s 10/20/Life Statute?

Jacqueline Crowley, a partner in the law practice of Farkas & Crowley of West Palm Beach, Florida, explains Florida’s concept of 10/20/Life statute, addressing the inclusion of a firearm during the commission of a felony.  Both attorneys, Adam Farkas and Jacqueline Crowley have experience and strong legal backgrounds. Together they serve their clients, and as […]

What Is a Felony?

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Crime categorization in the United States, and by extension the state of Florida, generally gets classified into two main categories. Misdemeanors refer to minor criminal charges with less severe penalties, including smaller fines amounts and jail time. A felony, on the other hand, get reserved for the more severe crimes and can be identified by […]