Supreme Court: Paraphernalia Conviction Does Not Trigger Deportation

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On June 1, 2015, the United States Supreme Court ruled that a conviction for the possession of drug paraphernalia does not trigger removal (deportation) under §1227(a)(2)(B)(i). §1227(a)(2)(B)(i) reads: “Any alien who at any time after admission has been convicted of … Read More

Palisades Interstate Court Marijuana Possession Conditional Discharge

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This afternoon I appeared in Palisades Interstate Court for a client who was charged with possession of marijuana under 2C:35-10A(4). My client was accepted into the Conditional Discharge program. If my client successfully completes the program, the charge against him will … Read More