Criminal Law Blog & News
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Michael Buchanan is a practicing criminal defense attorney in Gainesville, Florida, with more than 25 years experience defending people accused of criminal misconduct. He is a former president of the Eighth Judicial Circuit chapter of the Florida Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers. He is a member of the Florida Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers and the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers. Read detailed professional biography here.
Blog entries tagged in sting operation
The Alachua County Sheriff’s Office, in conjunction with several other local law enforcement agencies, has arrested at least twenty different individuals for utilizing various Internet social meeting sites to allegedly attempt communication with a person believed to be a minor regarding sexual activity. No actual children were involved - only adult law enforcement officers posing as minors. The Gainesville television station WCJB reports that one of those arrested was an elementary school teacher. This blog will not report the names of those arrested as all are presumed innocent.