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What Should I Expect If I’ve Been Accused of Identity Theft?

January 25, 2017 by

Being accused of identity theft isn’t a life-or-death issue, but it’s close. Conviction can yield serious prison time, fines, and an order for restitution of victims’ losses, court costs, and expenses for clearing credit histories – which can far exceed…

Why a Credit Card Fraud Charge is Different from Other Fraud Charges in New Jersey

December 12, 2016 by

There are many different types of white-collar crimes in New Jersey that involve fraud. However, cases concerning credit card fraud are different from other fraud cases. There are numerous ways in which a person can commit credit card fraud in…

Are Theft Crimes in New Jersey a Misdemeanor or Felony Offense?

November 23, 2016 by

Have you recently been arrested for or charged with theft crimes in New Jersey? You likely know that you can face serious penalties if you are convicted, including monetary fines and imprisonment. In addition to the immediate penalties imposed by…

Understanding Shoplifting

October 22, 2016 by

Ranking as the country’s top property crime, shoplifting is a serious concern in the United States. Shoplifting results in more than $20 billion dollars in property loss annually for U.S. retailers. Because of the sheer number of thefts and revenue…

3 Common Questions You May Have About Your Miranda Rights

September 10, 2016 by

When a person is arrested, the police are supposed to read them their rights as a person facing criminal allegations. This reading, sometimes known as a Miranda warning or a reading of the Miranda rights, is a basic part of most…

How Can a Criminal Defense Lawyer Help Me?

August 18, 2016 by

With a multitude of internet resources and books available regarding how the law works, many people believe that they are capable of handling their own defense if charged with a crime. However, even minor criminal convictions can have significantly greater…

Time Frame to Expunge My Record in New Jersey

Expunging your record in New Jersey, unfortunately, is a fairly lengthy process which can take upwards of six or seven months. If a determination has been made that your record can be expunged, then the necessary paperwork has to be…

Lab Tech’s Alleged Improper Testing Casts Doubt on Thousands of N.J. Drug Cases

Many New Jersey drug-related crimes have recently been called into question due to a lab tech in the state who allegedly faked results in drug evidence, according to a report from The Bergen Dispatch. According to the report in The…

Penalties for DWI in New Jersey Underscore Need for Solid Defense

Many New Jersey motorists are stopped for drinking and driving after having only two beers or glasses of wine at dinner. It is important to remember, as a fact sheet from the State of New Jersey makes clear, even just…

New Jersey DWI Attorney Discusses Consequences of a DWI

December 28, 2015 by

Many people that come into my office as a New Jersey DWI Attorney have made that mistake of having too much to drink and being pulled over by the police and being stopped for a DWI. In New Jersey, we…

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