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Sean Keith McQuaid

Sean McQuaid’s Legal Guides

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  • What Can Happen If You Are Found With Your Prescription Medication Not In The Prescription Bottle

    By: St. Petersburg, Florida Criminal Defense Attorney: Sean K. McQuaid With the rise in crackdowns by law enforcement on prescription medication abuse, there also has been less tolerance for those found in possession of prescription medication without a matching prescription bo...

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  • The Need for Personal Counsel in Claims/Lawsuits Arising from DUI Accidents

    The Need for Personal Counsel in Claims/Lawsuits Arising from DUI Accidents Sean K. McQuaid Over the past few years, there has been a growing trend of lawsuits following accidents involving a DUI defendant. If you have been involved in an accident while driving impaired which...

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  • Second District Court of Appeals Sets Limits to Battered Woman Syndrome

    Second District Court of Appeals Sets Limits to Battered Woman Syndrome By Sean K. McQuaid Historically, women that are Defendants in criminal cases have been permitted to introduce evidence of Battered Woman Syndrome to explain aggressive actions they took in self-defense, so...

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  • Importance of Uninsured Motorist Insurance in Florida

    Are you aware that one out of every four Florida drivers is uninsured? That figure includes those drivers whose licenses are suspended, revoked, or never had a license because they reside here illegally. The scary thing is that this doesnt even factor in the people driving underi...

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  • Too Pretty for Prison, but Not Too Pretty for the Appellate Court

    By now everyone has heard the story of the blonde haired, blue-eyed former middle school teacher, Debra LaFave, who was described by her attorney as too pretty for prison after allegedly committing sexual battery on a 14 year-old boy. Well, the Second District Court of Appeal mus...

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  • The Best Defense to a Traffic Ticket

    This article discusses the proper etiquette on how to handle a traffic citation.

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