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Do you have to lose your license under the new NJ DUI law?

December 6, 2019

Recent changes to New Jersey’s DWI laws have eliminated driver’s license suspensions for many first offense drunk-driving convictions.  New Jersey has also reduced the driver’s license suspension period for second, third and subsequent convictions.  The new law, and update to NJSA 39:4-50, which took effect on December 1, 2019, and expires on January 1, 2024, dramatically changes the way New…

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How Much Jail Time am I Facing for DUI?

September 4, 2019

If you receive a DUI in New Jersey, you could be facing jail time. How much jail time exactly? It depends on the specific circumstances of your case. Here, our New Jersey DUI defense lawyer gives an overview of the drunk driving penalties in our state. We address the three key factors that will determine how much jail time you…

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What Should I Do if I’m Arrested for Driving While Intoxicated in New Jersey?

September 4, 2019

In New Jersey, it is a serious criminal violation to operate a vehicle while intoxicated. Under New Jersey law (N.J.S.A. 39:4-50), you can receive a DUI if your blood alcohol concentration (BAC) is 0.08 or higher or if any substance is impairing you.If you were arrested for intoxicated driving, you need to know how to protect your rights.So what should…

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DUI – First Offense in NJ – What Am I Facing?

September 4, 2019

New Jersey takes intoxicated driving charges very seriously. “If you drive impaired, law enforcement will arrest you,” states the New Jersey Department of Law & Public Safety. In recent years, many counties, cities, and towns across the state have been increasing highway enforcement. Even a first time DUI offense could result in a defendant facing harsh consequences. This raises an…

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Repeat NJ DWI Offenders Face Tough Penalties

September 3, 2018

DWI laws in NJ have received increased attention in the last several years. One reason for the increased legislative discussions deals with the state’s treatment of repeat DWI offenders. In NJ, repeat DWI offenders may face stricter penalties following the introduction of two new bills. New Proposed Law One bill follows publicity surrounding the five consecutive DWI arrests within a…

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Reasonable Suspicion and Probable Cause for NJ DUI Charges

June 29, 2017

Under the U.S. Constitution, we are protected from certain police actions. For instance, before you can be legally pulled over for a DWI, law enforcement must have what is called a reasonable suspicion that you committed a criminal or motor vehicle violation. To be further detained for sobriety testing, the officer must have a reasonable suspicion that you may be undertake influence.…

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Do I Have to Tell My Employer about my DWI?

February 14, 2015

If you face a driving under the influence (DUI) charge in New Jersey, you may be concerned about how the arrest will impact your ability to earn a living. For instance, how will you get to work if you lost your driver’s license or if your vehicle was impounded or badly damaged in a crash? Additionally, you may wonder: Should I…

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What Is the Difference Between a DUI and DWI in New Jersey

September 3, 2014

Probably no other area of the law has as many myths and misconceptions surrounding it than DUI law. If you face a DUI charge in New Jersey, no doubt you have received plenty of “advice” from friends and family. Maybe you have heard rumors about how a DUI is worse than a DWI, or someone has told you that you…

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NJ Breathalyzer/Alcotest Police Certification

April 4, 2010

When it comes to challenging your Breathalyzer /Alcotest results in a New Jersey DWI case, it is vital for your attorney to be proactive. This means attacking the admissibility of the breath test results before they are received by the judge into evidence during your trial. One requirement the prosecutor has to meet before he or she may use your breath test…

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