What are the Penalties for Cybercrime in New York?

Punishments for cybercrime in New York often include misdemeanor and felony charges. Continue reading to learn more about the different cybercrime penalties and the definitions of each cybercrime. If you are facing cybercrime charges, it is important that you retain the services of an experienced criminal defense attorney. Contact our firm today to learn how […]

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What Are the Consequences of Drug DWIs in New York?

If you are facing drugged DWI charges in New York, it is important that you understand the consequences that come with such charges. Reach out to an experienced criminal defense attorney to learn how to progress through these charges. Our experienced firm understands the weight that these charges will have on your future and how […]

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What are the Consequences of Speeding Tickets in New York?

It is not uncommon to receive a speeding ticket at least once in your life. However, most individuals do not think to hire an attorney to help them fight these tickets. Without the assistance of an attorney, it is possible for individuals to face a wide array of potential consequences that can affect their future. […]

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What are the Fireworks Regulations in New York State this Fourth of July?

Fourth of July celebrations are known for their huge firework displays. While the holiday is just around the corner, it’s important to understand what regulations are put into place to keep New Yorkers safe this July fourth. For the most part, fireworks are still illegal with the exception of some fun sparkling devices. Violating the […]

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What to Know About Credit Card Fraud in New York

Credit card fraud is defined as the unauthorized taking of someone’s credit or debit card with the intent of removing money from the account or charging the card with purchases. There are two categories of credit card fraud that are recognized by New York criminal law: stolen, canceled, or revoked credit cards, and forged credit […]

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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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What Happens if I Get an Aggravated DWI in New York State?

DWI charges in New York State are incredibly serious, and in most cases, when someone is convicted of a DWI, it can impact their life for years to come. That being said, if you were charged with an aggravated DWI, meaning you were caught with a blood alcohol content of .18% or higher, you will […]

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