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Hillsborough County State Attorney Creates "Conviction Review Unit"

In a letter dated March 14th, 1785, Benjamin Franklin noted as follows: "That it is better 100 guilty persons should escape, than one innocent person should suffer, is a maxim that has been long ...
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Florida Sentencing Guideline Departures: Youth & Inability to Appreciate Consequences

If you have read our previous posts involving sentencing guideline departures, you likely have a basic understanding as to how the guidelines work. That being said, I will spare you the pang of a ...
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The Kilfin Law Firm, P.C. to Open New St. Petersburg, FL Location

As The Kilfin Law Firm, P.C. enters its sixth year, the time has come to expand once again. As of August 1st, 2018, we will be located at 400 Carillon Parkway, Suite 130, St. Petersburg, FL. The new ...
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Florida Sentencing Guideline Departures: Victim as Initiator, Participant or Provoker of Incident

As you are probably aware, either through personal experience or from reading past blog posts on our site, the incarcerative component of a person's sentence, if there is to be one, is determined ...
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St. Petersburg DUI Attorney Donald Kilfin Identified as One of Florida's Top by the NAFDD

St. Petersburg DUI and criminal defense attorney Donald Kilfin is a member of the National Advocacy for DUI Defense (NAFDD), LLC, an organization that awards the nation's best private Driving ...
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Attorney Donald J. Kilfin Receives AV Preeminent Rating From Martindale-Hubbell

In August of 2017, St. Petersburg DUI and criminal defense attorney Donald J. Kilfin received notification from Martindale-Hubbell that he has received a Martindale-Hubbell Peer Review Rating. Mr. ...
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Thank You

On April 3rd, 2017, The Kilfin Law Firm, P.C. had its fourth anniversary. When I look back over the past four years, I am truly humbled by the people who have trusted me to help them and their family ...
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Search & Seizure in Florida: An Overview

As a general principle, American citizens are constitutionally protected against unreasonable searches and seizures by government agents (including local law enforcement officers). If a search is to ...
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St. Petersburg DUI Attorney Donald Kilfin Identified as One of Central Florida's Top BY NAFDD

Donald J. Kilfin owns and operates The Kilfin Law Firm, P.C. in St. Petersburg, FL. He is a member of the National Advocacy for DUI Defense (NAFDD), LLC, an organization that awards the nation's ...
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PSCO Releases Results of Labor Day DUI Wolf Pack Operation

In early September, we published a post advising readers of the DUI Wolf Pack operation that was to take place over the labor day weekend. Wolf pack operations usually occur on most major holidays ...
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Pasco County Jury Finds Kilfin Law Firm, P.C. Client Not Guilty of DUI

On Tuesday, August 23rd, a Pasco County jury deliberated for a little over an hour before returning a not guilty verdict in a DUI case involving a Kilfin Law Firm, P.C. client who was facing ten ...
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DUI Crackdown Kicks Off in Tampa Bay & Throughout Florida

From today until September 5th, the Florida Highway Patrol and other law enforcement agencies will take part in a national "Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over" initiative. The nationwide ...
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Florida Highway Patrol Launches Multi-Day Statewide TACT Campaign

Those that are prone to drive in an aggressive manner may want to take a more subtle approach over the next two weeks. Yesterday, the Florida Highway Patrol announced the launch of its most recent ...
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Pinellas County S.O. Releases Results of Labor Day DUI Wolf Pack Operation

Last month, we advised our blog followers that the Pinellas County Sheriff's Office would be conducting a DUI wolf pack operation, in conjunction with other local law enforcement agencies. The ...
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DUI Wolf Pack to Roam Pinellas County Labor Day Weekend

The Pinellas County Sheriff's Office recently announced its plan to conduct a DUI wolf pack operation this labor day weekend in Pinellas County. Multiple law enforcement agencies will be on alert ...
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Driver's License Reinstatment Day a Success

Driver's license reinstatement day, which took place on Saturday, July 25th at the Mount Zion Missionary Baptist Church in St. Petersburg, was a collaborative effort between the Pinellas County ...
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Driver's License Reinstatement Day

On Saturday, July 25th, from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m., a Pinellas County judge and clerk staff will be at the Mt. Zion Progressive Missionary Baptist Church to review individual's cases for ...
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