According to Florida Statute Section 849.08, Gambling occurs when the defendant engages in a game of chance (such as, cards, keno, roulette, of faro) for money or something else of value.

In Jacksonville, Florida, Gambling is a second degree misdemeanor, so it is punishable by up to 60 days in jail.  If you have been charged with Gambling in Jacksonville, Florida or the surrounding counties, contact a Jacksonville Florida Gambling Attorney.  A Jacksonville Florida Gambling Lawyer will investigate your case and advise you further.  Contact our Jacksonville Criminal Defense Lawyers by email or by calling 904-685-1200.