Gun Crimes in New York

New York State takes gun crimes very seriously. The NY SAFE Act has escalated many of the consequences you may face if convicted of a gun charge. Under the law, you are required to have a permit to own or possess a handgun, you are not allowed to own an assault rifle (unless explicitly bought […]

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What are the Consequences of a Speeding Ticket in New York State?

This Labor Day, there will be more cars on the road than essentially any other time of the year. Unfortunately, this means that there will also be more distracted, aggressive, and possibly intoxicated drivers than normal as well. However, you can do your part to contribute to a safer, calmer road by simply obeying the […]

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NYS Police to Crack Down on Drunk Drivers This Labor Day

This Labor Day, people will travel all over the country to visit their loved ones and enjoy the last bit of summer we have. Labor Day means barbecues, pool parties, and lots of good times to be had. However, we must all conduct ourselves responsibly. Though it is important you have fun, it is even […]

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What are the Consequences of a New York Cell Phone Violation?

In today’s world, people are glued to their cell phones seemingly 24/7. While this is generally a bad practice, it is especially dangerous to do when behind the wheel of a car. With all the reckless drivers already on the road, you simply cannot afford to add to the chaos. People very often take driving […]

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Traffic Violations in New York State

If you are caught breaking any of the rules or regulations of the road in New York State, you should hire an experienced attorney immediately. Even a simple speeding ticket may cause your insurance premiums to skyrocket, especially if you have prior violations on your record. If you have been charged with a traffic violation, […]

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Driving on a suspended license

There are many reasons that a person would have their drivers license suspended and if you find yourself in this situation, it is important that you comply with what law enforcement rules. If you fail to do so and make the decision to drive anyway, you may be facing severe consequences. Driving with a suspended license can […]

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Consequences of Disobeying a Traffic Control Device

Disobeying a traffic control device is a two-point ticket in the State of New York and carries a fine of up to $150 plus a surcharge. Very often disobeying a traffic control device ticket is given in lieu of what we call a roadside reduction, such as speeding, based upon another traffic infraction. For example, […]

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