leifertlaw October 17, 2017 Drug CrimesMurder
This past May, Florida State Attorney Melissa Nelson made national headlines when she laid charges against three men in connection with a fentanyl overdose that caused the death of another person. But while Nelson has stated that these types of cases are to be expected, many say that for the time being at least, these charges will do nothing Continue Reading..
leifertlaw July 17, 2015 Murder
Back in 2012, James Holmes terrified Colorado moviegoers and Americans nationwide when he opened fire inside a Colorado movie theater, killing 12 and injuring 70 during a showing of “The Dark Knight Rises.” Holmes was essentially found guilty instantaneously in the court of public opinion; for one thing, as our Palm Beach and Broward County Continue Reading..
leifertlaw June 25, 2015 Murder
“Murder” is a widely used and commonly applied word, especially in discussion of high-profile criminal cases. Based on the popular understanding of the crime of murder, you might think that anyone charged with murder is simply facing the consequences of having set out to unlawfully kill somebody (and having succeeded). As our West Palm Beach Continue Reading..
leifertlaw May 1, 2015 Murder
Late last week, a Palm Beach County jury acquitted 33-year-old Narcisse Antoine of murder and attempted murder charges in a case stemming from a 2009 shooting outside of a nightclub in West Palm Beach. The verdict was reached after 11 hours of thoughtful deliberations. As our Delray Beach and Fort Lauderdale criminal defense lawyers know, Continue Reading..
leifertlaw February 25, 2015 Murder
People all across the country have been shocked by a seemingly senseless fatal shooting in Las Vegas, NV, one which apparently stemmed from an earlier road rage incident. As our Palm Beach and Broward County criminal defense lawyers know, no case is straight-forward; one must consider all possibilities and angles when analyzing a criminal case, Continue Reading..
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