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The State of New Jersey has completely changed the manner in which the Police, Prosecutor’s Office, Superior and Municipal Courts will handle criminal cases. When a loved one or friend is arrested the first step in the process is the Police […]

Understanding the New Process of Pre-Trial Release

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As of January 1, 2017 a new set of protocols will be put in place in the Courts of […]

New Jersey Cell Phone Violations

When a person is pulled over by the police because they were using their cell phone while driving, the will face a number of penalties. Like anything else, the first offense is the least severe punishment and they only get worse the more times you are accused. The first time […]

New Jersey License Suspensions

There are a number of ways that a person can have their drivers’ license suspended in New Jersey. If a person is driving their car while their drivers’ license has been suspended for whatever the reason may be, they will face serious consequences. One of the reasons that a person […]

What is the Significance of Driving Without Insurance?

driving-22959_640One of the more significant traffic ticket calls that I do receive is driving without insurance. In New Jersey, driving without insurance is a very significant moving violation. A driving without insurance ticket carries a one year mandatory loss of […]

What to Know About Leaving the Scene of an Accident

accidentHere in New Jersey, leaving the scene of an accident is one of the most significant traffic violations we have. In recent years, the legislature in New Jersey has made leaving the scene of an accident […]

What Are The Penalties For Driving While Suspended?

driving-22959_640In New Jersey, one of the more significant traffic tickets is driving while suspended. Driving while suspended falls into several different categories, but, each ticket for driving while suspended carries the potential of a loss of driving privileges as well […]

What are the Federal Sentencing Guidelines and How Do They Work?

federal prisonIn federal court there’s what’s known as the federal sentencing guidelines. The same guidelines apply regardless of what the federal criminal defendant is charged with. The way those guidelines work is that it’s dependent on the nature of the […]

What is important to know about leaving the scene of an accident?

car accidentHere in New Jersey, leaving the scene of an accident is one of the most significant traffic violations we have. As a matter of fact, in recent years the legislature in New Jersey has made leaving the scene of an […]

What are the penalties for robbery convictions?

handcuffedIf you’ve been charged with robbery in New Jersey, you know that you’ve been charged with one of two types of robbery. You’ve either been charged with first degree robbery, which involves a weapon, a gun, or a knife, or you’ve […]

What are the penalties for shoplifting in New Jersey?

supermarket shoppingIn New Jersey, shoplifting, in general terms, is a misdemeanor or a disorderly person’s offense, that would be heard in the town where the offense took place. Although the shoplifting may involve the theft, potential theft or attempted theft of something […]