The Law Office Of Christopher A. Haddad http://www.chrishaddad.com/blog/ recent posts en-us Sat, 15 Dec 2018 12:54:09 -0600 About 300 who committed violent crimes as juveniles to be re-sentenced http://www.chrishaddad.com/blog/19054 In sweeping decisions, the Florida Supreme Court on Thursday set the stage for an estimated 300 inmates throughout the state to be resentenced for violent crimes they committed when they were juveniles.

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2015-03-20 10:24:15 http://www.chrishaddad.com/blog/19054
CNN Newshour Interview http://www.chrishaddad.com/blog/10299 Last Friday, August 9th, I had the privilege to appear on CNN Newshour at 11AM to be interviewed by CNN anchor Ashleigh Banfield

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2013-08-15 12:55:43 http://www.chrishaddad.com/blog/10299
A Jury has Spoken http://www.chrishaddad.com/blog/9946 WEST PALM BEACH — When attorney Craig Lawson got up Sunday morning, he had one of the most difficult tasks of his legal career.

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2013-07-15 13:48:56 http://www.chrishaddad.com/blog/9946
We Have Successfully Obtained a Settlement for Our Client http://www.chrishaddad.com/blog/8058 We have successfully obtained a settlement for our client who sued a local municipality...

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2013-03-13 08:24:23 http://www.chrishaddad.com/blog/8058
We Have Successfully Obtained a Dismissal of All Criminal Charges for Our Client http://www.chrishaddad.com/blog/6882 The Law Office of Chris Haddad successfully obtained a dismissal of all criminal charges...

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2013-01-29 14:08:04 http://www.chrishaddad.com/blog/6882
Florida's Fourth District Court of Appeal Reverses Conviction http://www.chrishaddad.com/blog/6301 Florida's Fourth District Court of Appeal reverses conviction in case where Mr. Haddad represented the defendant at trial and effectively preserved issue of Prosecutor presenting improper "bad Acts" evidence against his client. View the full PDF version here.

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2012-12-05 14:55:05 http://www.chrishaddad.com/blog/6301
Ex-Jupiter businessman acquitted of defrauding taxpayers to get lawyer http://www.chrishaddad.com/blog/5530 WEST PALM BEACH — With a child in private school, a new car, and a consulting job with an engineering firm, prosecutors said Brett Cormier was hardly the type of criminal defendant who deserved to have taxpayers foot the bill for his attorney.

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2012-09-27 10:07:15 http://www.chrishaddad.com/blog/5530
Christopher Haddad talks about firearms law in Florida: the right to bear arms http://www.chrishaddad.com/blog/5528 Palm Beach Criminal Attorney Christopher Haddad talks with Lisa about firearms law in Florida: the right to bear arms (state and federal laws), the use of force, and shoot first and ask questions later -- Florida's stand your ground law.

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2012-09-27 10:01:38 http://www.chrishaddad.com/blog/5528
The Supreme Court rejects life sentences for juveniles who don't kill http://www.chrishaddad.com/blog/5491 Two of the four Dunbar Village rapists and a teen who sexually assaulted an 8-year-old, threw her in a trash bin and buried her under 197 pounds of concrete may not have to spend the rest of their lives in prison, thanks to a decision Monday by the U.S. Supreme Court.

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2011-04-05 09:22:36 http://www.chrishaddad.com/blog/5491
Practice Pointers http://www.chrishaddad.com/blog/5490 We are going to start a series of postings of practice pointers on different areas of trial preperation so please visit our blog regularly for these additions.

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2010-03-10 09:22:08 http://www.chrishaddad.com/blog/5490
Recent Florida Supreme Court criminal law case of interest http://www.chrishaddad.com/blog/5489 A recent opinion form the Florida Supreme Court reversed a criminal conviction and death sentence. The basis for the reversal was that it was improper for a police officer to testify that his investigation in a case affirmed the findings or facts that were supplied by witnesses.

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2010-03-05 09:20:32 http://www.chrishaddad.com/blog/5489