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Failing To Stop For Police In New Jersey: Are There Any Justifiable Reasons?

By Phillip J. Murphy |

If you have been accused of failing to stop for police in New Jersey, you may believe that you were justified in doing so. While the police may have charged you with this offense despite your beliefs, you may still have a chance of escaping consequences alongside a qualified defense attorney in Bergen County…. Read More »


Wrongly Accused Of Street Racing In New Jersey? Read This.

By Phillip J. Murphy |

Street racing is a serious offense in New Jersey. Safety advocates repeat claims that street racing leads to numerous fatalities each year, but the statistical evidence behind these assertions is often elusive. Even if you did not harm anyone, however, you may still face serious consequences if accused of street racing in the Garden… Read More »


Can You Face A DWI For Sleeping In A Parked Car In New Jersey?

By Phillip J. Murphy |

During the festive holiday season, many drivers responsibly choose not to get behind the wheel while intoxicated. That said, a vehicle provides much-needed shelter from the cold night air after emerging from a bar or party. However, getting into a parked car may lead to legal consequences – even if you never put the… Read More »


You Can Face Criminal Consequences For Charging Too Much – Or Too Little

By Phillip J. Murphy |

Any economist worth their salt will tell you that prices are determined by the market forces of supply and demand. That being said, entrepreneurs are free to set whatever prices they think are appropriate. It might seem crazy to face criminal charges for setting the “wrong” prices, but there are many situations in which… Read More »


When Might You Be Arrested For Flying A Drone In New Jersey?

By Phillip J. Murphy |

Drones are just one of many new technological innovations that have emerged within the past few years. These days, numerous people use drones for professional reasons or recreation. However, there are many situations in which flying a drone in New Jersey might be illegal. Drone owners should be aware of New Jersey’s laws on… Read More »


Bomb Threat Consequences In New Jersey

By Phillip J. Murphy |

The consequences for calling in a bomb threat in New Jersey are quite severe. Terrorism has become a major focus for authorities across the nation within the past few decades, and those accused of engaging in these acts can expect little sympathy from the justice system. But what exactly are the consequences for bomb… Read More »


Destructive Devices Are Becoming Common In New Jersey

By Phillip J. Murphy |

According to the ATF, destructive devices are explosive, incendiary, or poison gas weapons. These might include grenades, rocket launchers, mines, and homemade bombs. The latter seems to be growing in popularity throughout New Jersey, with numerous defendants being caught with explosive devices of all types within the past few months and years. If you… Read More »


Courts Can Now Issue Search Warrants For Suspected Animal Abuse In New Jersey

By Phillip J. Murphy |

For the most part, authorities in New Jersey have no right to invade your private residence unless they have an acceptable reason for doing so. And even if they do have a valid reason for wanting to enter your home, they must obtain a warrant before doing so. Unfortunately, courts continue to provide authorities… Read More »


New Jersey Scam Artists Use Ukraine Crisis To Fuel Ponzi Scheme

By Phillip J. Murphy |

Using the Ukraine crisis as a business opportunity may lead to serious criminal charges in New Jersey, especially if the business you’re running is actually a Ponzi scheme. This is an issue that a group of defendants in New Jersey are now facing, and they may spend decades in prison as a result of… Read More »


New Jersey’s New Car Theft Laws Explained

By Phillip J. Murphy |

In July of 2023, Governor Murphy signed several new car theft laws. This effort was aimed at reducing the number of auto crimes in the Garden State – a problem that has led to public outcry for years. Understanding these new laws is important, as it may considerably alter your consequences if you are… Read More »

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