Written by Moses & Rooth on November 5, 2018
For decades, law enforcement officials have been seizing firearms at the Orlando International Airport. Fortunately, these isolated cases were most likely related to individuals who simply forgot to remove the personal weapons from their carry-on luggage before entering the airport and passing through TSA screening.
Even though it may have been an innocent…Read More
Written by Moses & Rooth on September 22, 2015
The Florida House Criminal Justice Subcommittee and the Senate Criminal Justice Committee passed a bill that would allow college students to carry guns on college campuses. If the bill becomes a law, then students, faculty and employees with gun licenses will be able to legally carry concealed handguns on…Read More
Written by Moses & Rooth on August 12, 2015
In Florida, if you have been charged with a crime, you have an opportunity to plead an affirmative defense. An affirmative defense is an assertion that, if true, will defeat the prosecution’s complaint, even if the allegations set forth in the complaint are true. In short, even if everything written…Read More
Written by Moses & Rooth on June 18, 2015
When someone is arrested of a crime, they may be charged with a federal crime, as well as a state crime. If you have been charged with a federal crime it is important to contact an experienced federal criminal defense attorney to represent you against charges that may…Read More
Written by Moses & Rooth on May 5, 2015
Dangerous Weapons Offenses in Florida
Florida has one of the toughest gun control laws in the country. The controversial “10-20-Life” model assigns a mandatory minimum prison sentence of 10 years for when an offender possesses or pulls a gun during the commission of certain crimes. Mere possession of a firearm or…Read More
Written by Moses & Rooth on April 6, 2015
What Weapons Can I Carry to Protect Myself?
Everyone should have the right to protect themselves, however, if you are carrying certain weapons or using a weapon in a certain manner you may find yourself facing criminal charges. If you have questions about the legal use and carrying of a weapon…Read More
Written by Moses & Rooth on September 14, 2012
The last patient still being hospitalized after being injured during the horrific Colorado movie theater shooting in July was finally discharged from the hospital earlier this week, according to a statement released by the University of Colorado Hospital.
The patient, a comedian by profession, was one of the 58 people injured…Read More