• Despite being charged with murder, there are a number of loopholes that may apply to your particular case that can result in a charge downgrade or outright acquittal.
  • In New Jersey you are charged with murder if you purposely killed someone.
  • Purpose is a state of mind and often difficult to prove.
  • Murder charges result in you facing an enormous amount of time in prison, up to and including life in prison.
  • One should immediately and carefully consult with an experienced attorney to discuss your case.
  • Each case is different and each case needs a thorough review by an attorney.