If you have been charged with assaulting a federal officer in Florida, it is in your best interest to seek immediate legal counsel from an experienced federal defense attorney. All criminal charges are serious, but federal offenses are typically punished more harshly than their state counterparts. And when the federal offense involves assaulting an officer, the stakes get even higher.
If you wish to have a federal arrest or conviction expunged in Florida, the skilled legal team at the Law Office of Nayib Hassan can help. Federal expungements are complicated, limited, and rare, but they are possible. At the Law Office of Nayib Hassan, our federal defense team has aided in the successful expungement of countless federal offenses.
Penalties for federal vandalism can be severe. If the damage exceeds $100, the defendant may be facing 10 years in prison and a $250,000 fine. Even when the damage totals $100 or less, the defendant may face a fine of up to $100,000, and up to one year imprisonment.
Millions of Americans receive disability payments through Social Security. Although the vast majority of these payments are collected legally, there are exceptions. Individuals are caught defrauding the system every year.
When a person is charged with a criminal offense, he/she can often remain free, pending trial, by paying the court a large sum of money known as bail. The amount of bail is generally even higher in federal cases, such as those involving drug trafficking.