Medical Use of Marijuana for Patients and Caregivers

A majority of Floridians approved the medical use of marijuana and the new statute allows the medical use of marijuana by a qualifying patient or caregiver and they are NOT subject to criminal or civil liability under Florida law.  Recreational use of the drug is not...

Unbelievable Jury Verdict for Attorney Adam Pollack

As a board certified criminal trial attorney, I have seen my fair share of jury trials.  October 17, 2017 proved to be a remarkable day.  This day will be a day that is not long forgotten.  I just finished a two-day jury trial.  My client was facing a difficult...

Charging Drug Dealers with Murder?

The news has been filled with stories of the drug Fentanyl and first-responders and law enforcement officials becoming sick and even dying from responding to suspected drug dealing crime scenes. Additionally, the death count of people overdosing from this extremely...

Florida Medical Marijuana Law Signed by Governor

Legislation was signed recently by Florida Gov. Rick Scott making medical marijuana legal with a deadline of July 3 for how patients can qualify and receive the drug. Floridians approved this last year with 71 percent of the vote. However, we need to remember that...