Fellow Officer Rule – Not a Rule of Evidence

I’m way behind, I know.  We just moved our office and just getting settled and, thank God, we have been busy.  I wanted to highlight the case below because it addresses the fellow officer rule and the establishment of probable…

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God Bless the DMV (and Happy Holidays to All)

Malloy v. DHSMV, 19 Fla. L. Weekly Supp. 9a (18th Jud. Cir., Jul 1, 2011): Writ of Certiorari Denied – Here we have the case of the Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles [Department] waiting six-years after the predicate…

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Coronas, Crawford, and Discovery Depositions

Corona v. State, 36 Fla. L. Weekly S247 (Fla. Jun 9, 2011): Review Granted, Reversed for new trial – State used out-of-court statements (lots) to convict this guy of a very serious crime.  After being PCA’d by the 5th DCA…

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