Our previous article detailed the warning signs of a stalker. If you think you have are being stalked, then you need to take action. There are a number of strategies you can use to protect yourself. Be clear. Before taking any legal action, tell the person in clear language that you do not want their attention.
New Jersey Governor Chris Christie has asked state lawmakers to put together legislation making it easier for those convicted of nonviolent crimes to get their records expunged. The expungement process seals records of a person’s arrest, detention, or conviction. Christie asked that the legislation be passed by before the end of the current budget year
The New Jersey Attorney General’s Office Division of Consumer Affairs has proposed a rule change that would allow medical marijuana to be used for treatment of post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). The new rule is in response to a bill signed in September by Governor Chris Christie that added PTSD to the list of conditions that
The Rosenblum Law Firm is the largest and highest customer-rated traffic violations law firm in both New York and New Jersey. For the past 12 years we have been dedicated to providing statewide representation for traffic violations and related matters as well as educating the general public about how a traffic ticket can lead to
It’s okay if you get into the occasional flame war on Twitter or Reddit. However, if you let your passions get the better of you, you run the risk of getting charged with cyberbullying. New Jersey defines cyberbullying (sometimes called cyber harassment) as any online communication that intentionally harasses or threatens another person. Cyberbullying is
Plenty of us do it – one study even found that one in 10 U.S. workers doesn’t see it as wrong. After all, what does a roll of Scotch tape, some pens, and a stack of Post-It note pads really cost your company? It seems like a victimless crime; can you really get arrested for
Nobody likes paying bills. If your credit card bill seems higher than expected and you find a fraudulent charge, rest assured you can call the credit card company and dispute it. Federal law ensures that credit card companies will side with you unless there is evidence that the charge was in fact legitimate. What would
Love and relationships rarely play out the way they do in romantic comedies. There are very few last-minute dashes through the airport (Love, Actually), or late night appearances under the window to declare undying love via boom box (Say Anything) or multiple, hand-written signs (Love, Actually again). And there’s a darn good reason for that.
New Jersey’s Supreme Court unanimously ruled to overhaul the way judges sentence juveniles convicted of violent crimes. The decision, made on Wednesday, January 11, 2017, requires judges to factor in age and attendant characteristics before issuing life sentences. The ruling stemmed from appeals filed by two men who were both 17 when, in unrelated cases,
New Jersey rang in the New Year by implementing new criminal justice reforms aimed to guarantee a speedy trial to all those charged with crimes. The new rules also do away with the state’s bail system in favor of using software that helps judges determine whether an individual poses a flight risk or a danger