What You Need to Know About Drug Crime Consequences in NYS

The state of New York takes drug crime consequences very seriously. If you have been charged with a drug crime, it is important to take the first step and learn what you are up against. If you are facing any of the below drug crime charges, protect yourself by hiring an experienced criminal defense attorney […]

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New York State’s Civil Asset Forfeiture Law

District Attorneys can forfeit “proceeds” of crime and “instrumentalities” of crime except for real property in New York State’s Civil Asset Forfeiture Law. State prosecutors can only forfeit real property in certain drug cases. This is important to understand because this law means that state prosecutors do not hold the power to go after your […]

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New Jersey Issues Directive to Waive Mandatory Parole Disqualifiers for Six Non-Violent Drug Crimes 

New Jersey Criminal Sentencing and Disposition Commission recommended eliminating mandatory minimum sentences for non-violent drug crimes in November of 2019. A part of this recommendation also suggested modifying sentences for those currently incarcerated. This recommendation has been partially implemented as of April of 2021 by issuing AG Directive 2021-4. The Directive instructed all prosecutors in […]

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Penalties for Cybercrimes in New York

Computer network and internet crimes are punishable by law. Punishments for cybercrimes in New York often include felony charges. Continue reading to discover the types of cybercrimes and the possible penalties for cybercrimes in New York. If you are facing cybercrime penalties, reach out to our experienced criminal defense lawyer to discuss your options. Contact […]

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Supreme Court Reviewing New York Gun Law

The Supreme Court will be reviewing a Second Amendment case for the first time in over a decade. The law in question will set extremely strict limits on who can carry a gun outside of their house. In this case, State Attorney General Letitia James will be representing New York. The last Second Amendment ruling […]

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What You Need to Know About DWIs with Commercial Driver’s Licenses in New York

If you have been caught driving under the influence of drugs or alcohol while driving a commercial vehicle, you are likely facing serious penalties that have the possibility to negatively affect your life for a long time. Continue reading to answer any questions you might have regarding DWIS with commercial driver’s licenses. Reach out to […]

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