Probation Violation

Learn About Probation Violations From a Criminal Attorney

Charges for a Violation of probation (VOP) are vastly different when compared to charges for a new crime. Your legal protection will be reduced in the following important ways:

No right to trial by jury in the violation hearing.
Hearsay is now considered in evidence against you.
You may be forced to testify against […]

What Are the Standard Conditions of Probation? A Fort Lauderdale Criminal Defense Lawyer Explains

Probation is a form of punishment that does not require detention of any kind but still keeps a defendant under the court’s supervision. This means that the criminal defendant will be under strict surveillance and may have additional conditions that must be met during their time on probation. Some judges and prosecutors consider it […]