leifertlaw July 19, 2015 Juvenile
Curtis Jones and his sister, Catherine Jones, both nearly thirty years old, are set to leave Florida’s prison system this summer after nearly two decades. Back in 1999, at ages 12 and 13 respectively, Curtis and Catherine became the youngest people in the U.S. to be charged as adults for first-degree murder. As our Palm Continue Reading..
leifertlaw April 23, 2015 Juvenile
This year, the story of two Florida sisters accused of shooting and killing their brother has gripped much of the country. Early reports indicated that the 15-year-old girl shot and killed the 16-year-old brother, while the 11-year-old girl served as a “lookout” while her older sister retrieved the gun from a bedroom. Initially, the two Continue Reading..
leifertlaw March 27, 2015 Juvenile
Our Pembroke Pines and Hollywood juvenile defense attorneys at the Law Offices of Leifert & Leifert know that the prosecution’s decision to drop criminal charges against the Pembroke Pines teens who uploaded nude pictures of other minors is an important one. Last month, we wrote about this case in its infancy; as you may recall, Continue Reading..
leifertlaw February 17, 2015 Juvenile
When you think of child pornography, after experiencing feelings of disgust and anger, you might picture an adult viewing and/or distributing inappropriate photographs of minors. In other words, more often than not, it’s adults who are implicated in criminal child pornography cases. However, as our Palm Beach and Broward County juvenile defense lawyers know, it Continue Reading..
leifertlaw January 22, 2015 Juvenile
As our Palm Beach and Broward County criminal defense lawyers know, it’s fairly common for people to hand out legal advice that they might have heard on “Suits” or offer medical opinions they might have seen on “Grey’s Anatomy.” But this incident out of West Palm Beach illustrates a stunt gone too far: a teenager Continue Reading..
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