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February 2014 Archives

Legislatures seek to toughen state DUI laws

When a motorist is arrested for drunken driving in New Jersey they face a variety of potential penalties. In the case of a first offense motorists are subject to potential penalties including jail time, probation, license suspension, fines and community service. In addition, if a motorist is convicted for driving with a BAC of 0.15 or higher, they are also required to obtain an ignition interlock device for the duration of their license suspension, as well as an additional 6 months to a year following reinstatement.

Man arrested in Georgia for sexual assault in New Jersey

Facing accusations of aggravated sexual assault of a minor is a serious matter that must be addressed quickly and aggressively. From the potential personal and professional consequences associated with such an egregious allegations to stiff criminal penalties, including jail time and sexual offender registration, there is no time to wait building a strong criminal defense when facing accusations of a serious criminal sex crime.

New Jersey oral surgeon faces charges over prescription drugs

New Jersey residents have been hearing a lot recently about a reported rise in heroin use in the Northeast. These alarming reports may point to new problems with illegal street drugs, but they tend to obscure the fact that the authorities are increasingly concerned with illegal use of prescription medication.

Police captain loses job after drunk driving arrest

Drunk Driving is a serious offense. Individuals convicted of drunk driving in the state of New Jersey can face stiff penalties, including license suspension, fines, ignition interlock and more. While many motorists opt for taxis or designated drivers when going out to drink, sometimes, people make mistakes. When this happens, the effects may be more than legal, it can affect your personal life and professional life as well.

Anyone can be charged with Theft

One of the NJ State Troopers assigned to protect Governor Christie has been charged with shoplifting at a sporting goods store in Pennsylvania. While the Trooper has pleaded not guilty, the allegation is that store security saw him place items in his pocket and attempt to exit the store.

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