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What To Do If You’re Arrested For Drug Possession At The Jersey Shore

June 22, 2021

If you’re arrested for drug possession at the Jersey Shore, call Gelman Law for a criminal defense consultation. While the Jersey Shore may have a reputation as a fun and hip party place, it is still important to know the drug laws. Drug possession is not only illegal in New Jersey, but it can also lead to harsh consequences, including jail time. Knowing the laws ahead of time can help you have a good time this summer without leaving the beach with criminal charges. Jersey Shore Drug Possession Laws New Jersey, and the Jersey Shore particularly, have taken…

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Summer Can Lead to DUI Charges For NJ College Students

June 15, 2021

If you’re arrested for a DUI in Cherry Hill, NJ call Gelman Law. A single mistake can have a lasting effect on your child’s future. They are careful for so many years, avoiding behaviors like drinking and driving. Then, they decide to let loose on their first summer vacation since starting college. A few drinks too many then leads to a DUI charge, which impacts their future. Potential DUI Consequences in New Jersey Understanding the potential DUI consequences is important. In New Jersey, a DUI is a traffic offense. Although it is not a felony charge, it still can…

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Avoid a DUI This Memorial Day Weekend

May 27, 2021

If you were arrested for a DUI in Cherry Hil, NJ, schedule a consultation with Gelman Law. A DUI or DWI in New Jersey can lead to a suspended driver’s license and expensive legal fees. You may also have to attend a class at an Intoxicated Driver Resource Center. With so many more people on the New Jersey roads during the summer months, you can also expect an increase in police officers looking for DUIs. What to Expect During a Traffic Stop If you are pulled over under the suspicion of driving under the influence, you can expect…

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How a Drug Crime Can Affect Your Future

May 15, 2021

If you were arrested for a drug crime, call the criminal defense lawyers at Gelman Law for a criminal defense consultation right away. Drug convictions can not only affect your current financial and legal situation, but also your future. Understanding the short and long-term consequences of a drug conviction in New Jersey is important as you build your defense. How a Drug Conviction Affects Your Future Drug convictions in New Jersey can have the following consequences: Difficulty maintaining your employment: You will have a lot of court dates and potential jail time, which can…

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Penalties for Heroin Possession in New Jersey

April 25, 2021

New Jersey law lists the possession of heroin as a third-degree crime. This can lead to a criminal record, as well as the potential for jail time. Understanding the potential penalties and what criminal defense options may be available is important if you are navigating these charges. New Jersey Legal Penalties for Possession of Heroin A third-degree conviction of heroin possession in New Jersey can result in the following: Jail time of three to five yearsRequired probation of up to five yearsDrug Enforcement Demand Reduction (DEDR) fee of $1,000Potential of a permanent criminal record Drug charges,…

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