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Monthly Archives: June 2020

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Are Body Cameras Effective in Preventing Police Misconduct and Brutality?

By The Turnbull Firm |

The killing of George Floyd – and the nationwide protests against racial injustice and police brutality that followed – prompted police departments and law enforcement agencies to change their handbooks and rules in an attempt to curb police misconduct. According to a recent report by Patch, the Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office announced that it… Read More »

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Are You At-Fault if You Get into a Car Accident Without a Valid Driver’s License?

By The Turnbull Firm |

Under Florida law, all motorists must have a valid driver’s license to legally operate a motor vehicle. Driving on a revoked or suspended driver’s license or driving without a valid license entails serious penalties in the state of Florida. But is a driver automatically at fault for a car accident if he or she… Read More »

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7 Safety Tips to Prevent SUV Rollover Accident in Florida

By The Turnbull Firm |

Rollover accidents are some of the most dangerous crashes on our roads, primarily due to the severity of injuries and the likelihood of death. Sport utility vehicles (SUVs) are more susceptible to rollover accidents than other automobiles due to their higher center of gravity. Rollover accidents involving SUVs often lead to: Brain and head… Read More »

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Who’s Liable for Injuries in a Florida Car-Motorcycle Accident?

By The Turnbull Firm |

Florida has the highest number of motorcyclist fatalities in the country. While motorcycle crashes are not as common as regular auto accidents involving passenger vehicles, they tend to be more catastrophic and deadlier. In fact, motorcyclists are more susceptible to injuries in car-motorcycle accidents compared to car drivers and passengers. This was evident in… Read More »

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5 Steps to Take if You Were a Victim of Police Misconduct in Florida

By The Turnbull Firm |

As nationwide protests erupted over the killing of a black man by a police officer, human rights advocates have been concerned about the excessive use of force by police during those protests. As reported by USA Today, the disgraceful killing of George Floyd in Minneapolis sparked outrage across the nation after a bystander’s cellphone… Read More »

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Can You Recover Damages for an Injury During a Protest?

By The Turnbull Firm |

Protests over the killing of a black man by a white police officer in Minneapolis prompted local governments to impose nightly curfews in several major cities across Florida. As reported by U.S. News, police officers in Orlando used tear gas on protesters who obstructed traffic on Interstate 4. The Orlando Police Department, meanwhile, claims… Read More »

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