The most popular weapons violation is the 10-20-Life law set out in Florida Statute 775.087. This law states that if you are convicted of these crimes or attempt to commit these crimes:
- sexual battery
- aggravated assault
- aggravated battery
- aircraft piracy
- aggravated child abuse
- aggravated abuse of the elderly or disabled
- unlawful throwing or placing or discharging of a bomb
- car jacking
- home invasion robbery
- aggravated stalking or
- trafficking in drugs
and during the crime you possessed a gun then you must serve at least 10 years in prison.
If you fire the weapon then you must serve at least 20 years in prison whether you harm someone or not.
If you cause great bodily harm to someone or kill someone then it is mandatory that you serve life in prison.
If you have been accused of a violation of the 10-20-Life law it is very serious matter!! The State Attorney will prosecute you to the fullest extent of the law!! Do not trust your case to an inexperienced or overworked attorney. If you have been arrested for a charge that may qualify you for prosecution under the 10-20-Life law, call the aggressive defense team of Finebloom & Haenel today at 407-218-6277 to discuss your defense. Any delay can result in a lengthy prison sentence. Do not hesitate call an experienced attorney now for a free consultation!