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  • Sealing and Expungement of Multiple Cases
    Sealing and Expungement of Multiple Cases

    Under Florida law, criminal history records are public unless sealed or expunged. A criminal history is created when a person is arrested and fingerprinted, and includes the disposition of any charges ...

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  • Domestic Violence: Definition and Penalties
    Domestic Violence: Definition and Penalties

    In Florida, Domestic Violence is broadly defined. It includes not only, assault and battery, but also sex crimes, kidnapping, stalking and false imprisonment. When one of these crimes is committed by ...

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  • Leaving the Scene of an Accident - Availability of Restitution
    Leaving the Scene of an Accident - Availability of Restitution

    One moment of distraction while driving is all it takes for an automobile accident to occur. When it happens your first instinct is to make sure you and the other driver involved are okay. In Florida, ...

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  • The Real Cost of a Fake ID
    The Real Cost of a Fake ID

    This year is a special year for our family, my niece is finishing up high school and will start college in the fall. We couldn't be more proud. As I think of all the things I want to wish her on her ...

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  • 3 Reasons to Never Ignore a Traffic Ticket
    3 Reasons to Never Ignore a Traffic Ticket

    I cannot tell you how many times a week, I get a call from a person asking me to help them with a traffic ticket. As soon as I get on the phone, I pull it up on the clerk’s office website and announce ...

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  • Attorney Kate Mesic Featured on HomBaBiz.com's Podcasts for Business
    Attorney Kate Mesic Featured on HomBaBiz.com's Podcasts for Business

    The Law Offices of Kate Mesic is more than just a Jacksonville law firm. It is also a business; a business ambitiously started many years ago by our very own attorney, Kate Mesic . Recently featured ...

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