Do I Need to Show Justifiable Need to Obtain a Permit to Carry a Handgun?

The New Jersey Attorney General has announced that applicants for a handgun permit will no longer be required to show “justifiable need” to obtain a permit. If you need help with obtaining a handgun permit, the Law Office of Jason … Read More

Violators of Stay at Home Order Risk Disorderly Persons Charges

The New Jersey Attorney General’s Office has announced that law enforcement will be cracking down on those who violate Governor Murphy’s “stay at home” order. An individual who violates the order could be charged with a disorderly persons offense, which … 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