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An arrest or conviction for possession or creation of child pornography (also referred to as Child Sexual Abuse Material, or CSAM) can carry strict penalties, including lengthy prison sentences and fines, and it can tarnish a person’s reputation in the … Continue reading

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The consequences for driving while intoxicated (DWI) or driving under the influence (DUI) are serious, both in New Jersey and out of state. Drivers with out-of-state licenses arrested for a DWI could lose their driving privileges, pay steep fines, and … Continue reading

Have you been accused of embezzlement or money laundering? These are two of the most serious white-collar offenses. Accordingly, they also carry some of the stiffest penalties, including hefty fines and significant prison time. Embezzlement involves the intentional misappropriation of … Continue reading

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Being charged with a crime is a frightening experience for anyone, especially a minor. Fortunately, the juvenile court system in New Jersey often prioritizes rehabilitation over punishment. To that end, courts sometimes give young offenders a second chance through a … Continue reading

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People who misuse prescription drugs may not realize that stealing prescriptions from a family member or a friend is a crime under New Jersey law. Obtaining drugs through other illegal conduct, such as forging or misusing written prescriptions, can also … Continue reading

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Parole Supervision for life (PSL) is a mandatory sentence in New Jersey for those convicted of certain sex crimes. The sentence requires that the convicted person remain in the legal custody of the Commissioner of Corrections and undergo supervision by … Continue reading

Client Avoids Mandatory Prison Following Dismissal of Gun Charges in NJ Keith Oliver was able to secure the dismissal of an indictment for one of his client’s earlier this month. His client was formally indicted by a Grand Jury on … Continue reading

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If you make a mistake and find yourself subject to a bench or arrest warrant in New Jersey, you might feel blindsided and unsure of what to expect. What is the difference between a bench warrant vs. arrest warrant anyway, … Continue reading

New Jersey Criminal Process

Have you been arrested for or charged with a crime in New Jersey? Navigating the criminal justice system can be intimidating and confusing, and you shouldn’t go through it alone. From investigation to trial, every stage of the process requires … Continue reading

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In New Jersey, the term “theft” can encompass many different specific crimes, from burglary and robbery to identity theft and fraud. If you are facing charges for stealing in New Jersey, the type of charge will determine which penalties a … Continue reading