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Expungement 101

One of my favorite particular areas of practice is expungement in Florida. There is something special about making that final phone call, to tell a client that the wait is over. Their case has been officially expunged. And, sharing in their celebration...

DUI: The Court Case

As I’ve stated in previous sections, the administrative license suspension is issued at the time you are arrested for D.U.I.. If you blow over the legal limit of .08 or you refuse to take the breath-alcohol test, your license is administratively suspended.

DUI: The Administrative Side

A DUI case is essentially two cases in one. There is an administrative case, and a criminal case. The administrative case deals with whether your driver’s license will be suspended by the Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles (DHSMV).

A Typical DUI Arrest

In Florida, a misdemeanor is a crime punishable by not more than one year in jail, and (in most cases) a maximum fine of $1,000.00. Considered less serious than felonies, misdemeanors are handled at the county court level.

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The Hillsborough R.I.D.R. Program

In Florida, a misdemeanor is a crime punishable by not more than one year in jail, and (in most cases) a maximum fine of $1,000.00. Considered less serious than felonies, misdemeanors are handled at the county court level.

Juvenile Records and Adult Expungement

In Florida, a misdemeanor is a crime punishable by not more than one year in jail, and (in most cases) a maximum fine of $1,000.00. Considered less serious than felonies, misdemeanors are handled at the county court level.