DUI Blog

Decriminalized vs Legalized: What’s the Difference?

People often think that because marijuana has been decriminalized that it is now legal. You’d be wrong to think that.

Individual possession and use of a previously illegal substance are no longer punishable by Read More

Attorney Lee Lockett named to the Florida Super Lawyers list

We are pleased to announce that Lee Lockett, partner at Lockett Law,P.A., has been selected to the 2020 Florida Super Lawyers list. This is an exclusive list, recognizing … Read More

DMV IN DISARRAY DURING COVID-19?

Answers to some very important issues regarding DMV office closures and issuance of hardship licenses.

With all the madness surrounding state office and courthouse closures over the past two weeks, many Floridians have found themselves … Read More

‘SHOULD I STAY OR SHOULD I GO’?

This classic by the Clash hits home in 2020.

The words ring eerily similar to our current state of affairs:

Should I stay or should I go now? If I go there Read More

Covid-19: AREA COURT CLOSURES AND THINGS TO KNOW ON HOW TO GET YOUR CASE MOVING!

The COVID-19 Pandemic has created shockwaves throughout the nation’s court system like nothing before. High courts are issuing stays of constitutional rights such as one’s … Read More

Understanding the Juvenile Criminal Justice System in Jacksonville

The vast majority of juveniles in the Florida juvenile justice system have been arrested for minor juvenile crimes and infractions, such as truancy, marijuana possession, vandalism, and disorderly conduct. These young teens … Read More

Jacksonville Ranks Third in Florida Drunk Driving Fatalities

A new study published by Lending Tree examined the cities in Florida where drivers were most likely to get into a fatal drunk driving accident. Jacksonville ranked third in the state for … Read More

Don’t Get a DUI This Memorial Day

Jacksonville is the third-worst city in Florida when comes to getting involved in a deadly DUI crash. While Florida has seen a 6% decrease in DUI fatalities across the state, DUIs and … Read More

The Medications in Your Medicine Cabinet Could Cause Your DUI Arrest

Being pulled over for drunk driving can be nerve-wracking, even when you haven’t been drinking. The officer may treat you harshly or ask you to take a field sobriety … Read More