License Suspension for an Unpaid Ticket

Many drivers are shocked when they are pulled over only to find out that their license was suspended, often due to an unpaid ticket. If a driver receives a ticket for Driving While Suspended, it could mean serious consequences such … Read More

New Guidance from Attorney General Regarding Marijuana Cases in Municipal Court

On August 29, 2018, the Attorney General of New Jersey released a Memorandum of Guidance regarding the prosecution of marijuana offenses in municipal court. This Memorandum states that municipal prosecutors may not adopt a policy categorically dismissing marijuana charges. However, … Read More

NJ Supreme Court Upholds Police Search for Vehicle Registration

On March 14, 2018, the New Jersey Supreme Court decided State v. Ornette M. Terry (A-23-16) (077942). In this case, the defendant was pulled over for initially failing to stop for a stop sign. The defendant did not provide the … Read More

Exceeding Maximum Speed 30 MPH or More Over Limit

I have helped many clients who have been charged with speeding by 30 mph or more over the limit under N.J.S.A. 39:4-98. When people call me because they have received this ticket, many are surprised to find out that not … Read More

Pre-Trial Intervention for Conspiracy & Tampering With Public Records Charges

On November 9, 2017, I successfully negotiated the admission of my client into the Pre-Trial Intervention (PTI) program. My client was charged with Conspiracy under 2C:5-2A(1), which is a second degree crime and Tampering with Public Records under 2C:28-7A(1), which … Read More

Common Types of Criminal Defendants Facing Deportation

On April 8, 2017, NJ.com published an article with data regarding people facing deportation and the nature of their criminal records. NJ.com found that there were common acts associated with people facing deportation in New Jersey. The most common acts … Read More

1 2 3 4 5 8