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Resisting Officer without Violence: F.S. 843.02
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Resisting Officer without Violence- If a person knowingly and willfully resists, obstructs, or opposes any officer by non-violent means and that officer is engaged in a lawful duty, then that person is guilty of a first-degree misdemeanor and may be punished with probation or imprisonment of up to 1 year and/or fines of up to $1,000.