Marijuana Laws in Florida

Navigating Marijuana Laws in Florida Florida boasts a robust medical marijuana program, established in 2016 through a constitutional amendment. A total of 550,000 patients have registered for the program as of 2021, and medical marijuana dispensaries are operating across the state. However, recreational marijuana remains illegal, with strict penalties for...

Legal Changes in 2024

New Year, New Laws: A Look at Florida's Legal Changes in 2024 The arrival of a new year often heralds a wave of changes, and Florida is no exception. Florida's legal system is dynamic and constantly evolving. With the turn of the calendar, several new laws and amendments have come...

What Does It Mean To Be Charged With Grand Theft?

As the holiday season approaches, people are often strapped for cash. While the streets of Clearwater, Florida, are adorned with colorful lights and festive decorations, not everybody has good intentions in making the holiday merry and bright. While the most anticipated shopping day of the year: Black Friday has come...

Halloween Mischief

Trick, Treat, or Jail Time: From Halloween Fun to Property Damage Every October, the streets of Clearwater come alive with ghouls, witches, and adorable monsters of all ages and sizes. Halloween is a time for candy, costumes, and communal joy. The chilling decor, the laughter of trick-or-treaters, and the camaraderie...

Florida and Sexting Laws

Sexting in the digital age has grown in popularity. The transmission of sexually explicit images or videos over text messages or other electronic devices is not uncommon, and while some may mean it as an innocent act or a joke. There are legal consequences for committing this act. Florida Sexting...

Is Your Teen Driving Safely?

The state of Florida has more than 400,000 registered teen drivers. Of that, it is estimated that 20% will be involved in an accident during their first year of driving. From that 20%, an estimated 3,000 teens will die in traffic accidents. Parents spend years raising their children, doing everything...

Spring Break Safety

Spring Break in Florida is well underway and will continue into the beginning of May. With Florida being well known for its beautiful weather and plentiful beaches, many tourists venture here for their spring break vacation. While the practice of Spring Break existed in Europe since the late 1800s, the...