Posts Tagged 'Florida Criminal Attorney'

Prosecutors Draw Fire for Sentences Called Harsh

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“This is exactly why we need to fire many of our nation’s federal prosecutors and start all over again,” opines federal criminal defense lawyer John Castellano. “All 93 US Attorneys across the nation — the entire Justice Department, should institute a new policy of hiring ONLY former criminal defense lawyers as new federal prosecutors. The reason is simple: Once those former criminal defense lawyers become federal prosecutors, they won’t have to grow a conscience, and common sense says they’ll have ...

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Florida Craigslist Killer to Go to Supreme Court- John M. Castellano Criminal Defense Lawyer

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I’m a Florida criminal attorney defending folks for  years, so true crime stories don’t shock me anymore — but this one is sad on a couple of levels. Don’t ever allow yourself to get so sad or lonely, that you agree to meet with a potential “friend” or “date” you find on Craig’s list, not if you’d like to stay alive:

http://members.jacksonville.com/news/crime/2013-12-01/story/death-sentence-craigslist-killer-go-florida-supreme-court

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Contini champions the civil rights of victims of police brutality

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Contini has championed the civil rights of victims of police brutality

In 2009, two tourists were walking down South Beach when a Miami Beach police officer confronted them and then shot one in the head at point blank range with his hands raised in submission as he begged for his life. Shehada was unarmed when he was murdered. The Police Officer had been involved in a prior questionable shooting and months later was suspended and then resigned when he tested positive ...

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