If you are a foreign national who has been accused of committing a crime, you are justified in being very concerned about your future. Criminal misconduct can lead to significant consequences in regard to a person’s immigration status, including deportation – sometimes even without a conviction. For this reason, anyone who is here on a … Continue reading As a Foreign National, What are the Consequences of Criminal Conduct?
A DUI conviction can have many legal consequences, such as probation, fines, mandatory installation of an ignition interlock device, community service, and jail time. There are also certain collateral consequences that can last long after any court-imposed penalties have ended. One of the most common and expensive of these issues is the fact that a … Continue reading Will a DUI Arrest Affect my Insurance Rates?
State laws regarding the possession, use, cultivation, and sale of marijuana have grown much more permissive in recent years, with some states going so far as to completely legalize personal use of the substance entirely. In line with this trend, New Jersey has adopted a law that allows people to use medical marijuana with a … Continue reading Drugged Driving and Medical Marijuana