Palmetto, FL asked in Criminal Law for Florida

Q: Hello i was arrested for agg assault with a firearm after i was attacked i had my concealed weapons permit and defended

Police took the attackers side and not my side of what happened

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Jeffrey H. Garland
Jeffrey H. Garland
  • Criminal Law Lawyer
  • Fort Pierce, FL
  • Licensed in Florida

A: This is where you need to get an experienced criminal defense lawyer to address the facts of your situation one by one. Remember that police are not prosecutors or judges. Police can easily make a wrong decision in the heat of the moment. Your lawyer should position your evidence and witnesses in the most effective way. Obviously, your lawyer should consider stand your ground as a possible defense. You could be entitled to an early determination of that defense if the evidence supports it.

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