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Blog Posts in 2013

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  • Jose Calvo Joins The National Trial Lawyers: Top 100
    Jose Calvo Joins The National Trial Lawyers: Top 100

    The legal team at Calvo & Calvo, Attorneys at Law is proud to announce that Lead Attorney Jose Calvo recently joined The National Trial Lawyers: Top 100 Trial Lawyers. This is an invitation-only ...

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  • What Do I Need to Do to Clear My Juvenile Record?
    What Do I Need to Do to Clear My Juvenile Record?

    Florida law allows a person to clear or expunge certain criminal arrests and convictions from his or her criminal record, providing specific requirements are met. There are also laws which govern the ...

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  • Understanding the Three Strikes Law in Florida
    Understanding the Three Strikes Law in Florida

    Florida 3 Strikes Law Since 1999, the state of Florida has imposed a 3 strikes law that requires a judge to sentence a third time violent felony offender to a mandatory minimum term in prison, based ...

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  • Changes in Florida DUI Law for 2013
    Changes in Florida DUI Law for 2013

    Effective July 1, 2013 the Department of Motor Vehicles is allowing first-time DUI offenders to waive their right to a formal review hearing in exchange for a permit to drive while their DUI case is ...

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  • Possible Defense against the Intoxilyzer 8000
    Possible Defense against the Intoxilyzer 8000

    Pursuant to Florida's Implied Consent Law (Florida Statute Section 316.1932) and the Florida Department of Law Enforcement's (FDLE) regulations, in DUI cases in Florida all breath testing must be done ...

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  • Was Jury Selection an important part in Zimmerman's not guilty verdict?
    Was Jury Selection an important part in Zimmerman's not guilty verdict?

    On July 13, 2013 George Zimmerman was acquitted in the shooting death of Trayvon Martin. Following the nationally publicized trial, much media attention focused on the fact that the six person jury ...

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