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representing clients in state and federal criminal matters across the State of Florida.

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Donor pays $500K bond for teen jailed for months over ‘kidding’ Facebook post about school shooting

July 12th, 2013

Bailed out by an anonymous donor, after spending months in jail in lieu of posting $500,000 bond over a comment he posted on Facebook about a school shooting, a Texas teenager says he has learned his lesson. In an interview with CNN published Friday, Justin Carter, 19, said.. Read more..

Facebook Rapper Arrested on Terrorism Charges Jailed Another Month

June 4th, 2013

D’Ambrosio, a student at Methuen High School in Methuen, Mass., was arrested early last month after posting lyrics referring to the Boston bombing from his amateur rap video to Facebook. D’Ambrosio has been jailed without bail since being arrested. He pleaded not guilty to the charge of “communicating a terroristic threat,” a felony carrying a [...]

Court: Threats posted on Facebook are crimes

March 19th, 2013

A Florida appeals court has decided that posting threats on one’s personal Facebook page can be prosecuted under the state’s “sending written threats to kill or do bodily harm” law. Read more..

Man Indicted on Charges of Making Threats over Facebook

October 27th, 2011

Anthony D. Elonis was indicted for allegedly making violent threats on the social networking site Facebook toward his estranged wife, law enforcement officers, his former co-workers, and to an unspecified kindergarten class. While in Federal Court this past Monday, his criminal defense attorney motioned for dismissal based on the abstract notion that Elonis had not [...]