Category Archives: Criminal Law

A DUI or Traffic Ticket Will Ruin Your Summer

Don't let a DUI or traffic ticket ruin your summer. Memorial Day is a day to honor those who have served and sacrificed for our country.  We would like to thank all who have served. Memorial Day, is also the unofficial start of summer and sadly one of the most dangerous driving weekends of the…
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Crackdown on Underage Drinking at Jones Beach Concerts

New York State is targeting fake IDs and underage drinking at the Northwell Health at Jones Beach Theatre Operation Prevent is a multi-agency effort by the New York State Department of Motor Vehicles Division of Field Investigation, the New York State Liquor Authority, the New York State Police and local law enforcement agencies.  The agencies…
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New York State Eliminates Money Bail and Pretrial Detention in Most Cases

In a sweeping reform of current laws Bail and Pretrial Detention will be eliminated in most criminal actions in New York State effective January 1, 2020. Misdemeanors:      With the exception of misdemeanor sex offenses and criminal contempt for violating an order of protection issued in a domestic violence case money bail and pretrial detention…
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