In order for evidence to be considered by the court as proof of a crime, the state must establish that it is the same evidence that was seized at the scene of the alleged crime. If there are gaps or inconsistencies in the chain of custody, it can point to the evidence having been replaced, contaminated, or tampered with.
Tag Archive for: Criminal Defense Attorneys
A charge is a starting point; a conviction is the ending point. A lot can happen in the middle, especially with the help of an experienced criminal defense attorney. While it may seem like your charges are set in stone, they are not. Charges can be reduced.
The Florida Immigration Coalition has reported that their immigration hotline is “blowing up” with calls from undocumented immigrants who have been repeatedly, and frustratingly, turned away from COVID-19 vaccination sites and centers.
Alisia Adamson Profit is joined by Attorney Camara Williams to discuss the lawsuit filed in the U.S. District Court in Orlando by attorney Shannon Ligon and Attorney Aaron Carter Bates on behalf of the Lawyers Matter Task Force, a nonprofit advocacy group.
An Orlando civil rights attorney filed a federal lawsuit last Wednesday against Gov. Ron DeSantis, Attorney General Ashley Moody and Orange County Sheriff John Mina in what may be the first legal challenge to Florida’s “anti-riot” law that went into effect this week.
WESH 2 News spoke with attorney Alisia Adamson following the verdict of Derek Chauvin, and what this means moving forward. WESH 2’s Sanika Dange speaks with Adamson about what this means for the future, and the future of law enforcement.
If you have been charged with possession of drugs or illegal substances in Florida, you may be feeling overwhelmed and unsure of what, if any, options are available. Talking to an experienced Florida criminal defense attorney as soon as possible can mean the difference between a drug conviction and a clean record.