Do I have to ride adjacent to the right hand curb? Yes, generally under Florida law bicyclists have to ride as far right on the road as they possibly can while still being safe. There are however exceptions to this: when they are passing, when they are making a left turn, when they are avoiding…Read details
Do I have to pay alimony in a divorce in Florida? In Florida, alimony is a multi-step process. First, what the court does is they look at the need of a party seeking alimony and the ability to pay of the other. Once they determine need and ability to pay, the court will then look…Read details
Do I have to have lights on my bicycle? The answer to that is found under Florida Statute 316.2065. If you are operating a bicycle between the hours of sunset to sunrise, the answer is yes, you are required to have on the front of your bike a white light that is visible from at…Read details
Do I have the same rights as a car? Yes, generally, cyclists have the same rights as motorists. The Florida law deems a bicycle to be a motor vehicle while it’s riding on the roads in the state of Florida. Bear in mind, while having the same rights as a motorist, you still have the…Read details
DUI Brooksville Do I have a right to an attorney when I am stopped by an officer and asked to take a field sobriety test in Florida?
Do I have a right to an attorney when I am stopped by an officer and asked to take a field sobriety test in Florida? Generally speaking, the answer to that is no. You’re not entitled to an attorney during a DUI investigation. However, I always tell my clients, friends, and loved ones never to…Read details
Criminal Case Masaryktown Can the police charge me with a breathalyzer refusal even though I tried to blow into it?
Can the police charge me with a breathalyzer refusal even though I tried to blow into it? Yes, you can be charged with a refusal even though you tried to blow into the breath test machine. However, you may have an absolute defense to that. Such as, you may have been suffering from a medical…Read details
DUI Attorney Temple Terrace Can my prior convictions be used against me in a Florida drunk driving case?
Can my prior convictions be used against me in a Florida drunk driving case? Yes, if you have a prior DUI history and you’re being sentenced for a DUI, then absolutely those prior DUI convictions can be used against you. However, if you’re at trial, it’s likely that the jury is not going to hear…Read details
Can my mother take custody of my child because I am a lesbian? Your mother can not take custody of your child because you are a lesbian. It is not against the law in the state of Florida to be a lesbian. You can be a perfect parent and still be a lesbian. The only…Read details
Can my identity be kept confidential if I want to assist law enforcement? The answer to that is yes and no. It’s going to depend on how much information you give law enforcement and to what extent you’re going to be involved in any type of assistance, such as if you were just to…Read details
Restraining Order Brooksville Can my ex-spouse visit our children if I have a restraining order against him?
Can my ex-spouse visit our children if I have a restraining order against him? Yes, there are ways that your ex-spouse can visit the children if you have a restraining order against him. There are several ways. For example, you could have the court enter provisions into the injunction that allows contact between you and…Read details