McIntosh Law Advocates for the accused since 1993

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Advocates For The Accused
Since 1993
McIntosh Law Advocates for the accused since 1993

Speak With Our Attorneys –

Phone: 941-306-3230

Month: August 2018

Understanding the medical marijuana law in Florida

For many decades, marijuana and all of its active compounds have been illegal in the United States. That includes Florida, which penalizes possession and other marijuana offenses relatively harshly. As of January, 2017, though, some people may qualify for legal...

What is the penalty for a DUI conviction?

It doesn't matter if you're driving in Florida or another part of the country, it's important to always obey the rules of the road.Even if you understand the risks of drunk driving, there's a chance you could make this mistake at some point in your life. For example,...

How much like real life are those CSI shows?

If you've ever wondered about the accuracy of "CSI: Miami," you may have heard that real life is not at all like that. First, real crime scene investigators don't have access to all the expensive equipment they use on TV. Also, even popular cops can't speed up the...

Defending your teaching license after a crime

As a teacher, you're expected to set an example. You should be the person students look up to and ask for help. Unfortunately, even the kindest and most responsible people make mistakes. The trouble with yours is that it could cost you the teaching license you worked...

Expungement: Your options in Florida

Expungement is a process during which your criminal conviction is sealed from state and federal records or destroyed completely. The purging of a criminal record can help you in many ways, making it easier for you to find work and to have a clear reputation when you...

Navigating the shoals of a nurse licensure complaint

Many nurses fail to realize that it's not a serious criminal matter that can put their license status in jeopardy. It could be a complaint. Any person can file an official complaint against a nurse, including disgruntled ex-coworkers, spiteful patients, jilted lovers...