Marijuana Legalization – Could You Be Off the Hook for Your Marijuana DWI?
Posted by Scott Gorman - August 10, 2018
Here at The Gorman Law Firm, we like to keep our clients informed on how we can help them if they ever encounter any trouble with the law. Governor Murphy came into office promising to reshape New Jersey’s marijuana laws; … Continued
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Underage Drinking and Driving Restrictions
Posted by Scott Gorman - April 9, 2018
When you first got your license as a teenager, the ability to drive probably opened up a whole new world to you. You could get yourself to and from school without the bus, you could go to football games and … Continued
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Published in Categories: DUI / DWI, Juvenile Defense




Penalties for Driving Without a License in New Jersey
Posted by Scott Gorman - February 14, 2018
At a traffic stop, the police officer will routinely ask for your driver’s license and your vehicle registration, to prove that you are legally allowed to drive, and to confirm that the vehicle you’re in actually belongs to you. Driving … Continued
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Too Bright: When Can the Police Stop You for Using Your High Beams?
Posted by Scott Gorman - January 29, 2018
Driving in the dark is dangerous as it is, especially in areas where there are no streetlights and few other drivers on the road. It can be hard to see what’s ahead of you or around you, and in these … Continued
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DWI and Visa Revocation
Posted by Scott Gorman - November 15, 2017
Becoming a United States resident—let alone citizen—is a tough road, and for many people who want to remain in the U.S. for work, school, or to start a new life, a visa is one of the documents that allows that … Continued
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Collecting Drug and Alcohol Samples
Posted by Scott Gorman - October 30, 2017
In a DUI traffic stop, the officer typically observes some sort of behavior that raises his or her suspicions about the driver’s ability to operate a vehicle safely. This behavior can be anything from weaving in between the lines on … Continued
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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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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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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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Celebrating the Sweet Summertime
Posted by Scott Gorman - June 5, 2017
The long, hot summer months are perfect for family get-togethers, Fourth of July picnics, block parties, festivals, and outdoor concerts—all of which tend to involve large crowds, music, and drinking. New Jersey is a hot spot for many concerts and … Continued
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