Proposed Legislation for Marijuana-Related Protections for Attorneys
Posted by Scott Gorman - September 28, 2017
Marijuana has been in the news quite a bit over the past few years, as more and more states raise the question of whether the drug should be legalized for medicinal and recreational uses. While some states have embraced the … Continued
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Published in Categories: DUI / DWI




Domestic Abuse: Interfering with Employment
Posted by Scott Gorman - August 26, 2017
When a relationship breaks down, tensions and emotions are high, and any instance of anger or frustration can be escalated to levels beyond sniping or arguments. It’s not always easy to communicate or interact in the middle of a divorce … Continued
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Published in Categories: Domestic Violence




Driving on a Suspended License
Posted by Scott Gorman - August 24, 2017
Whether it’s commuting to and from work, running to the grocery store, heading to a friend’s house or going on vacation, most people are in their cars on a daily basis. The average person hits the road fairly often, but … Continued
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Published in Categories: DUI / DWI




Accumulating Too Many Points on Your License?
Posted by Scott Gorman - August 3, 2017
If you’re caught in any kind of traffic violation, the typical result is points on your license. While it may not seem like a big deal, especially in comparison to criminal charges, with their fines, court fees, and potential jail … Continued
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Published in Categories: DUI / DWI




Purchasing and Receiving Stolen Property
Posted by Scott Gorman - July 30, 2017
Stealing is wrong. It’s one of the first things you learn when you’re old enough to understand the concept. Taking someone else’s toys and crayons at the childhood level or escalating to property or money or vehicles in adulthood—we know … Continued
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Published in Categories: Criminal Defense




Pretrial Intervention Could Get Your Criminal Charges Dismissed
Posted by Scott Gorman - July 28, 2017
Facing a criminal charge, especially if it is your first one, can be daunting, and the effects of a criminal record loom while you wait for trial. For many people, a criminal conviction—even one for a minor infraction—can cost them … Continued
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Published in Categories: Expungment




Making Bail in New Jersey
Posted by Scott Gorman - July 26, 2017
Bail is a central plot point in TV and movie crime dramas, but it’s always discussed in generic terms: “making bail,” “denied bail,” “the bail is excessively high,” etc. For the average viewer, it may not really matter, but if … Continued
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Published in Categories: Criminal Defense




Credit Card Fraud
Posted by Scott Gorman - July 21, 2017
Almost everyone knows someone who has been a victim of credit fraud in today’s society. We rely heavily on our credit cards for everything from staple purchases like groceries and gas to luxury items like watches, designer dresses and jewelry. … Continued
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Published in Categories: Criminal Defense




Shoplifting
Posted by Scott Gorman - July 13, 2017
In an overwhelming number of cases, teenagers commit crimes because they are bored or because they like the rush of breaking the law and doing something illegal. Often, young thrill-seekers don’t stop to think about the consequences of the laws … Continued
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Published in Categories: Juvenile Defense




Firearms and Domestic Violence
Posted by Scott Gorman - July 8, 2017
The Second Amendment to the U.S. Constitution gives us the right to bear arms, but this right is a hot topic in today’s society. Gun ownership is the subject of heated debates, especially as the number of mass shootings continues … Continued
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Published in Categories: Domestic Violence