On March 15, 2014, Orlando Police Department Officer William Escobar was accused of unnecessarily striking Mr. Refus Holloway during an arrest, and perjury in his police report about the incident. Officer Escobar and his partner were responding to a call about a fight, and had just arrived on the scene. They arrived at the location of the fight, arrested one individual and then arrested Mr.
When the Nixon impeachment was going on the Saturday Night Massacre was a very significant event. A special prosecutor was brought on and the attorney general at the time promised congress not to interfere with the investigation. On a Saturday night after the special prosecutor subpoenaed some tapes Nixon called the attorney general and told him to fire the special prosecutor Archibald Cox. The
F. Lee Bailey and the government had a dispute arising out of Bailey's representation of a major international drug dealer. The government was very interested in seizing the drug dealer's assets which were principally located in France. The government was attempting to limit the amount it would have to share with France and wanted to utilize Bailey to preserve and sell the assets and thus send the
Any company that is in the business of selling dietary supplements should consult with a lawyer. Making statements that are untrue or leaving out facts that a consumer needs to know can get companies into trouble. The government is trying to protect the public and let them make their own informed decisions. If there is an issue the justice department will look into companies and people
Today Mark Horwitz celebrates his inclusion in the 22nd Edition of The Best Lawyers in America© in the fields of non-white-collar and white-collar criminal defense. In over 30 years of practicing law, Horwitz has done everything from prosecuting the last Vietnam War draft dodger tried in Orlando to defending the inventor of Nautilus sports equipment against criminal tax charges. That experience