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Monthly Archives: July 2019

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Florida’s New Law Legalizing Hemp Has Completely Changed Arrests, Seizures, And Prosecutions of Marijuana-Related Crimes

By William Wallshein P.A. |

Florida’s new hemp law went into effect in July, legalizing hemp that contains up to .3 percent THC. However, according to reports, the legalization of hemp has thrown a wrench into law-enforcement and its arrests and seizures involving marijuana. This is because there is no way for police to tell the difference between hemp… Read More »

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Rape Survivors & Parental Rights

By William Wallshein P.A. |

For a number of women every year, worries over their rapists gaining parental rights is a very real nightmare. According to some statistics, the estimated number of rape-related pregnancies in the U.S. is between 8,000 and 32,000. For these women, concerns over how to protect their children plague them every day. This is because… Read More »

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New Data Indicates That Only Two Percent of Federal Criminal Defendants Go to Trial, And Most Are Found Guilty

By William Wallshein P.A. |

Recent data collected by the federal judiciary and analyzed by the Pew Research Center paints a bleak picture of a system that arguably denies justice to criminal defendants, especially when it comes to federal cases, in particular. According to the data, approximately 80,000 people were federal criminal defendants during the 2018 fiscal year, but… Read More »

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Florida Makes It a Crime to Own, Distribute, Etc. “Childlike Sex Dolls”

By William Wallshein P.A. |

In late May, Florida banned (i.e. makes it a crime to engage in) owning, distributing, and engaging in a number of other activities with respect to childlike sex dolls. Amongst other activities, the law prohibits someone from “knowingly having in their possession, custody, or control an obscene childlike sex doll” under the justification that… Read More »

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