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Michael Weinstein’s Legal Cases

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  • State of Florida v. Tavaris Brown

    Practice Area:
    Criminal Defense
    Date:
    Jan 29, 2008
    Outcome:
    Not Guilty
    Description:
    Defendant Charged with Uttering a Forged Instrament and Petit Theft. The Jury found him not guilty after trial.
  • The State of Florida v. Michael Trupiano

    Practice Area:
    Criminal Defense
    Date:
    Aug 23, 2007
    Outcome:
    Case Dismissed
    Description:
    The Defendant was charged with RICO(RACKET INFLU CORUP ORG), CONSPIRACY RICO, BOOKMAKING, CONSPIRACY BOOKMAKING, and CONDUCT TRANSACT UNLAW PROCEED. We filed a Sworn Motion to Dismiss. The Court granted the Motion and Dismissed all counts against the Defendant.
  • State of Florida v. Michael Villa

    Practice Area:
    Criminal Defense
    Date:
    Jul 16, 2008
    Outcome:
    Not Guilty on Count I Count II Misdemeanor
    Description:
    The Jury found the Defendant Not Guilty of Count I Battery on a Police Officer. The Jury found the Defendant Not Guilty of Resisting With Violence and Guilty of the Lesser Offense of Resisting Without Violence.
  • State of Florida v. Mardala Derival

    Practice Area:
    Criminal Defense
    Outcome:
    Count I-Not Guilty Count II-Lesser Offense
    Description:
    The Defendant was charged in a High-Profile case with Manslaughter and Aggravated Child Abuse. She was facing (45) forty-five years in Florida State Prison. After a three(3) week Jury Trial, she was acquitted of the Manslaughter. She was found guilty of a lesser offense on Count II. The Court Witheld and Adjudication of Guilt and sentenced the Defendant to Probation.
  • The State of Florida v. Christopher Douglas

    Practice Area:
    Criminal Defense
    Date:
    Oct 14, 2008
    Outcome:
    Not Guilty-All Counts
    Description:
    The Defendant was charged with Battery on a Police Officer, Trespassing, and Resisting an Officer Without Violence. After a Jury Trial, he was found not guilty as to all counts.
  • The State of Florida v. Timothy Linhart

    Practice Area:
    Criminal Defense
    Date:
    Nov 12, 2008
    Outcome:
    All charges Dismissed
    Description:
    The Defendant was charged with: POSSESSION OF COCAINE, POSS/SELL/DELIVER ALPRAZOLAM, POSSESSION OF HYDROCODONE, POSSESSION OF MORPHINE, POSS CANNABIS/20 GRAMS OR LESS, and POSS/DRUG PARAPHERNALIA. After doing Discovery and pointing out proof problems, the Prosecutor's office dropped all charges.
  • The State of Florida v. Christopher Douglas

    Practice Area:
    Criminal Defense
    Date:
    Feb 11, 2009
    Outcome:
    The Defendant was found Not Guilty
    Description:
    This is the second time I represented the same client. This time he was charged with Delivery of Cocaine. Despite the chance of Probation with a plea bargain, the client wished to exercise his right to a trial. We used a combination defense including lack of evidence, impeaching the lead detective with his deposition testimony, and the client's own testimony. The jury deliberated for less than ten minutes. The result was not guilty.
  • The State of Florida v. Charles Droog

    Practice Area:
    Criminal Defense
    Outcome:
    Not Guilty
    Description:
    The Defendant was charged with Driving Under the Influence. The Jury found him Not Guilty after trial.
  • The State of Florida v. Ronald Morgan

    Practice Area:
    Criminal Defense
    Outcome:
    Withhold Adjudication one (1) year Probation
    Description:
    The client was acting Building Official for the Broward County School Board. The State Attorney's Office launched an investigation when it learned that buildings were being permitted while the Building Official's License had lapsed. Through negotiation with the State, they agreed to only one count and to withhold any conviction after a short period of Probation.
  • The State of Florida v. Braulio Morejon

    Practice Area:
    Criminal Defense
    Date:
    May 08, 2009
    Outcome:
    Case Dismissed.
    Description:
    This was a Motion for Postconviction Relief Pursuant to Florida Rule of Criminal Procedure 3.850. The Court found that my client's plea was not made freely and voluntarily. The court vacated the plea and the Prosecutor dismissed the case.