FAQ: DUI And Criminal Defense

WHAT IS DUI EXTRADITION? DOES IT APPLY IN FLORIDA?

Extradition is the removal of a person (fugitive) from the state in which he is physically located (asylum state) to the state that requests him to face criminal charges or punishment (demanding state). Florida statute 941 allows the state to request extradition from anywhere in the Unites States. The process for extradition in Florida, at […]

I AM FACING MY THIRD DUI IN FLORIDA – WILL I LOSE MY LICENSE PERMANENTLY?

A third offense DUI (driving under the influence) charge in Florida carries with it steep punishments. This could include the loss of your driver’s license for many years. The length of time in which you lose your license will vary depending on how close together the driving offenses occurred. Fortunately, acting responsibly during the period […]

I WAS CONVICTED OF DUI IN GAINESVILLE. HOW WILL IT IMPACT MY CAR INSURANCE POLICY?

– – – – – Following a driving under the influence (DUI) conviction in Florida, you will likely be placed into a higher risk pool for insurance purposes. This may mean that you will have to pay higher insurance premiums. For this reason, it is vital to consult with an experienced Florida DUI lawyer immediately […]