How Bail Is Determined In New Jersey

No one wants to spend time in jail. When you are arrested in New Jersey, hiring an attorney to defend you against the charges is usually the clear choice. However, in very serious criminal cases, you may actually need a skilled criminal defense attorney immediately to help you avoid jail even before your trial. Whether you are worried about Continue Reading...

Breath Test Refusal Charges and the Foreign Language Barrier

On June 9, 2010 the Supreme Court of New Jersey made national headlines when it ruled in favor German Marquez, a Latino immigrant to the United States who refused to submit to a breath test under suspicion of a DWI. In response to his refusal, the state of New Jersey charged Marquez with Refusal to Submit to a Breath Test pursuant to N.J.S.A. 2C: Continue Reading...