What To Do if You Get a DUI During Labor Day Weekend in New Jersey
Posted by Scott Gorman - August 31, 2021
Labor Day weekend is the unofficial end of Summer, and it is also a weekend when many people get pulled over for driving under the influence (DUI) in New Jersey. The police maintain a heavy presence on the roads throughout … Continued
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What Do You Need to Know if You Got a DWI at College in New Jersey?
Posted by Scott Gorman - August 17, 2021
Whether you are returning to college or you have just started freshman year, being on campus is entirely unlike living at home with your parents. While you can now go out and party with friends whenever you want to, you … Continued
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5 Tips for Avoiding a New Jersey DUI This Summer
Posted by Scott Gorman - June 30, 2021
It’s summer, and that means it’s party time for many New Jersey residents. It also means that the police will be out in full force patrolling for drunk drivers. If you plan on partying this summer, here are five tips … Continued
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Fighting a DUI in Morristown if Your BAC Was 0.08 or Above
Posted by Scott Gorman - March 19, 2021
In New Jersey, it is illegal to drive with a blood alcohol concentration (BAC) of 0.08 or above. This is known as a per se DUI, and prosecutors do not need evidence of impairment to win a conviction. If your … Continued
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What are the Consequences of Refusing a Breath Test During a DUI Stop in New Jersey?
Posted by Scott Gorman - February 12, 2021
When the police pulled you over on suspicion of driving under the influence (DUI), did you refuse to take the breath test? If you did, you may be facing two charges instead of one. In addition to a DUI charge, … Continued
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Can You Get a DUI on Private Property in New Jersey?
Posted by Scott Gorman - January 29, 2021
You were charged with driving under the influence (DUI), but you were on private property. Maybe you were in a friend’s or neighbor’s driveway, in a bar parking lot, or driving in your private gated community. Whatever the specific facts … Continued
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What Should You Do After Being Arrested for DUI in Essex County, NJ?
Posted by Scott Gorman - September 16, 2020
If you have been arrested for driving under the influence (DUI) in Essex County, you are facing a driver’s license suspension, fines, other financial penalties, and possibly even jail time. You need to do everything you can to protect yourself, … Continued
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7 Defenses to DUI Charges in New Jersey
Posted by Scott Gorman - July 17, 2020
In New Jersey, a DUI charge can lead to jail time, fines, loss of driving privileges, and other penalties. Avoiding these penalties requires a strategic defense, and it is important to work with an experienced Essex County DUI attorney to determine … Continued
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What if I Got a DUI During New Jersey’s “Stay-at-Home” Order?
Posted by Scott Gorman - June 30, 2020
Like most other governors around the country, New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy issued a “stay-at-home” order in response to the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. While the order was in effect, it prohibited travel for most purposes, with exceptions for picking … Continued
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Recent Changes to New Jersey’s Driving While Intoxicated Penalties
Posted by Scott Gorman - February 4, 2020
Driving while intoxicated or under the influence of alcohol or drugs is a serious criminal offense in New Jersey. Driving while intoxicated (DWI) charges have significant legal and financial consequences, including loss of driving privileges, fines and jail time. Not … Continued
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