Most Mass Shootings Happen in Gun Free Zones

Most Mass Shootings Happen In Gun-Free Zones – After dozens of warning signs and alerts from concerned citizens went unnoticed, a shooter walked into a South Florida high school and murdered 17 people. In the wake of the tragic mass shooting, guns and “gun-free zones” have become hot-button issues.
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Probation – Rehabilitation in Theory vs Practice

Throughout this blog, I am going to discuss what probation is intended to be, the unrealistic expectations, and what probation is really like. Please keep in mind that the context of the blog is general; some things discussed will not apply to everyone.
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Stop Resisting!

I have represented many clients who have been charged with the passive resistance subsection of the statute. A telltale sign that the charge will be showing up on an ill-fated arrestee’s citation can be summed up in one phrase: “STOP RESISTING!” If one is unfortunate enough to hear an officer yell this stern command at the time of their arrest, chances are they will soon find themselves facing the additional crime.
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What Is the First Step Act?

The First Step Act is legislation that President Trump signed into law.  Although this is a step in the right direction, it’s important to note that this law will only affect those who are in the Federal System of roughly 181,000 inmates, which makes up only a small percentage of our over 2.1 million total prison population.
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What To Do If You Are Charged With A Federal Crime

There are many criminal defense attorneys out there, but very few of them are licensed to practice in federal court. It may be surprising to some that you need to be admitted to federal court and not all criminal defense attorneys are. In fact, very few, a small percentage of them are admitted to federal court and an even smaller percentage of them actually go to federal court on a regular basis.
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Suffering Damages – What You Need to Know

These damages are calculated using a special formula that takes the costs of your medical expenses; multiplies them by another number known as a multiplier. While the formula is important to determine the value of your claim, the value of the multiplier is subjective and dependent on whether your lawyer can defend that your claim warrants higher value damages. If you have been injured and are considering seeking pain and suffering damages, here are a few things you should keep in mind.
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What to do if You Are a Passenger in a Motor Vehicle Accident?

If you have been involved in a motor vehicle accident, you need an experienced auto accident attorney to defend your legal rights. The Attorney for Freedom Law Firm can help you receive all the compensation you deserve. With over 25 years of experience, the Attorneys for Freedom Law Firm will fight for you and your rights. Don’t be bullied by the insurance companies and settle for less than you deserve, call our office today and schedule an appointment.multiplier is subjective and dependent on whether your lawyer can defend that your claim warrants higher value damages. If you have been injured and are considering seeking pain and suffering damages, here are a few things you should keep in mind.
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Making an Insurance Claim for a Vehicle Damaged in an Accident

There are generally two avenues for making an insurance claim to have your vehicle repaired or replaced after an accident. First, you can go through your own insurance company if you have collision coverage, regardless of whether you or another person caused the accident. Second, you can make a claim to the adverse driver’s insurance carrier if the adverse driver caused the accident. Here are some points to consider when making a claim as to damage to your vehicle.
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Top 5 Reasons Why You Should Join The Attorneys On Retainer Program

Today I want to tell you about our exciting new, Attorneys on Retainer Program. By joining the program, you actually become a client of the law firm for just $25 a month. Yes, that’s right, you will become an actual client of the law firm. This means you will have our law firm standing by in the event you ever need any of our legal services.
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Motorcycle Accident Injuries

While many accidents can be prevented, unfortunately, not all passenger vehicle drivers are aware of how to best share the road. When drivers make mistakes, often the individuals who suffer the greatest injuries are motorcyclists. Riders don’t have the protective chassis of a car and therefore are more at risk of traumatic brain injury, spinal cord injury, and other serious life-altering damage.
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Managing Road Rage

We’ve all been there. You’re trying to get home safely, and another driver cuts you off. Or maybe you’re trying to get to work on time and a car is driving ten miles under the speed limit in the passing lane. Any of these situations can provoke anger in even the calmest of people. However, how you react to these actions can also impact your own safety behind the wheel. Do you retaliate aggressively? Or do you breathe deeply and let the situation pass.
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7 Things to Consider If You Are a Medical Malpractice Victim

Maybe you suspect you have been a victim of medical malpractice but are not sure. The best thing to do is contact medical malpractice experts to find out if you have a case or not. The experts will examine your information and listen to your concerns.
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6 Things About Personal Injury Claims

Every day there is a number of personal injury cases reported and most of them are relevant to accidents and consequent injuries. Personal injury claims occur when a person faces severe physical and financial loss as the result of an accident. However, before pursuing a personal injury claim, it is important for the victims to have a prior understanding of these claims.
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Drug Crimes and Consequent Police Seizure Laws

If the property is seized after the search, it does not necessarily mean that any white powdery substance found is a drug. The police have to conduct proper lab tests of such items in order to use them as evidence against the accused. This needs experts from the crime lab that processed the drug to give testimony during the trial.
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How Bail Bonds Works

Bails for common crimes are set at a specific amount in order to accommodate people who want to get out of jail fast. Obtaining a trial date can take anywhere from weeks to a month; without bail, the suspect has to remain in jail for the entire time. Bails for serious crimes are priced higher, however, the eighth amendment of the U.S constitution prohibits excessive amounts.
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Managing Road Rage

We’ve all been there. You’re trying to get home safely, and another driver cuts you off. Or maybe you’re trying to get to work on time and a car is driving ten miles under the speed limit in the passing lane. Any of these situations can provoke anger in even the calmest of people. However, how you react to these actions can also impact your own safety behind the wheel. Do you retaliate aggressively? Or do you breathe deeply and let the situation pass.
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7 Common Mistakes People Make After a Car Accident

A mistake after an accident can lead to suffering from different kinds of damages. It is normal to feel distraught, flustered or shaken after an accident, but it is critical to have enough presence of mind to avoid specific mistakes that may prove fatal to your injury claim.
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Most Common DUI Defenses Used by Lawyers

If you have been arrested for a DUI you have a right to hire a criminal defense attorney to represent you on those charges. Here are some common DUI defenses used by DUI lawyers at the Attorneys for Freedom Law Firm.
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What to Look for in a Personal Injury Lawyer

Personal injury lawyers are not hard to find, but if you want the best lawyer then you should be more critical of your choices. Not only will they be your legal representatives, but they will also be your confidants for everything that is related to your case.
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From Marine to Attorney for Freedom

Today, I’m committed to running my law firm, The Attorneys For Freedom Law Firm, by incorporating the best of what I learned in the Marine Corps. We operate on the highest level of trust, and we are never complacent.
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Legal Analysis: Homeowner Shoots at Intruders

Marc J. Victor of the Attorneys for Freedom offers his legal analysis based on video footage of a homeowner stopping an attempted home invasion with his firearm.
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