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Weapons Crimes Archives

Reviewing the assault laws in Florida

Assault is a serious crime that land you in jail for a long time if you aren't able to have the charges reduced or dropped. As you begin your fight against the assault charges levied against you, it's a good idea to review the assault laws that are in place in Florida. This should help you build a defense for your case.

Exploring the accidental discharge of a firearm

Owning a firearm is a right in the United States. It is also a right that can easily be taken away if you use firearm illegally, even if it happened to be an accident. Today, we will explore the topic of accidental discharge of a firearm in Florida and how it can lead to criminal charges.

What is the difference between dangerous and deadly weapons?

Weapons crimes are common occurrences in Orlando, Florida, and throughout the rest of the state. Not all weapons crimes will result in you facing decades in prison or thousands of dollars in fines. There are two big distinctions between the types of weapons that can be used in the commission of a crime and these distinctions affect the charges and subsequent sentencing.

Discussing the types of assault crimes in Florida

Crimes occur all across Florida often and without warning. Many of these crimes fall into the category of assault. Assault can happen to anyone at anytime. These crimes can cause injuries to victims that can range in severity from minor to severe. Assaults fall into a wide range of categories.

How to defend against theft charges in Florida

Facing a weapons charge in Florida can be very daunting, especially if you have never been charged with such a crime. A common crime with a weapon is that of theft. Theft has been and will continue to be a common crime so long as people struggle to find work or battle an addiction. Here are some ways you can defend against theft charges in Orlando.

A look into felony gun charges in Florida

Carrying a gun can be very dangerous in the state of Florida. It can also be risky if you are a convicted felon. Convicted felons are not allowed to be in possession of a firearm in Florida for any reason. This means that if they are stopped by the police or someone reports them and they have a gun, they are facing more fines, more jail time and additional charges.

Explaining the gun charges and penalties in Florida

It's very easy to find yourself on the wrong side of the law when it comes to firearms in the state of Florida. You are legally allowed to own a gun but you must follow the laws that are in place. If you break any of the gun laws in Florida, you could find yourself in quite a bit of trouble. You could face hefty fines, jail time or even limitations on owning a gun in the future.

Accidental firearm discharge in Florida

Gun owners in Florida enjoy many important protections of their personal liberties, but they also bear a number of important responsibilities. Among them is the responsibility to handle a firearm with appropriate care to avoid improperly discharging the weapon, especially on a residential property or in a public space. In many cases, this is classified as a first-degree misdemeanor.

Maintaining a concealed carry permit in Florida

Being a responsible gun owner is crucial both to upholding your second amendment rights and to protecting your other legal rights as a citizen. Part of responsible gun ownership in Florida is maintaining proper permits for any guns you may own that require permitting, specifically handguns.

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