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Pretrial Detention, Poverty & Bail in the U.S.

January 7, 2020
Poverty & Bail Legal Consequences in the United States

Poverty is the primary factor in determining an individual’s legal consequences according to a Human Rights Watch report This report called “The Price of Freedom,” compiled by Human Rights Watch confirmed and bolstered by other studies conducted by experts from Harvard, Stanford, and Princeton which also found that holding individuals in jail before their trial […]

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How Personal Injury Settlements are Computed

December 9, 2019
How Personal Injury Settlements are Computed

Personal Injury Attorneys serving clients in West Long Branch, Red Bank, Colts Neck, Asbury Park and across Monmouth County. In personal injury settlements or suits, there is no set formula to predict a potential financial award.  The court, insurance companies, and lawyers take many different factors into account when seeking, settling, or awarding damages.  Awards […]

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Five Most Common Workplace Accidents in NJ

December 6, 2019
Five Most Common Workplace Accidents

Workplace Injury Attorneys serving clients in West Long Branch, Red Bank, Point Pleasant, Wall, and across the Jersey Shore Anyone living and working in New Jersey knows how difficult it is to make ends meet.  Often, people work overtime or as many shifts as they can to pay bills, save money, and provide a better […]

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The Definition and Implications of an Indictment in Monmouth County NJ

November 14, 2019
The Definition and Implications of an Indictment in Monmouth County NJ

Criminal Defense Attorneys Serving Clients Facing Indictments in West Long Branch, Red Bank, Tinton Falls and across the Monmouth County area. Indictment is the legal term for a formal accusation of a crime. According to the 5th Amendment of the U.S. Constitution, a person may not be held for a capital crime unless they have […]

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Important Facts About Jury Trials in Civil and Criminal Proceedings

November 1, 2019
Criminal evidence: Hearsay and the fresh complaint exception

Serving Clients in Civil and Criminal Cases Across Ocean and Monmouth Counties for Decades Having your day in court, so to speak, is one of the most important elements of our criminal justice system and is one that sets us apart from many other countries. However, television has put forth many misconceptions about jury trials. […]

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Factors that Effect Auto Insurance Rates in New Jersey

October 25, 2019

Auto Insurance Lawyers in Long Branch, Freehold, Wall, Red Bank and across the Monmouth County Area Auto insurance rates in New Jersey are not as cut and dry as you might imagine. Yes, there are some obvious cause-and-effect relationships between one’s actions on the road and their auto insurance rates. For example, you can bet […]

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When is a Minor Tried as an Adult in Monmouth and Ocean County NJ?

October 18, 2019
When is a Minor Tried as an Adult in Monmouth and Ocean County NJ?

Criminal Law Attorneys serving clients in West Long Branch, Red Bank, Point Pleasant, Wall, and across the Jersey Shore Youth is a time of exploration, experimentation, and sometimes impulsive behavior. Often poor judgment, as well as prior traumas and undernourished mental health, lead young people to make decisions that cause harm to other people, things, […]

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Symptoms and Causes of a Traumatic Brain Injury

October 12, 2019
Symptoms and Causes of a Traumatic Brain Injury

Head, Spine, and Traumatic Brain Injury Attorneys Serving Clients in West Long Branch, Red Bank, Tinton Falls and across the Monmouth County area. An automobile accident can cause any number of mild to severe injuries. Sometimes, seemingly small accidents result in injuries that initially present mild or no symptoms but show themselves hours later. One […]

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Will Recreational Marijuana Legalization in NJ Lead to More DUI’s?

October 8, 2019
Will Recreational Marijuana Legalization in NJ Lead to More DUI's?

Legalization of marijuana for recreational use has been a hot topic in New Jersey in 2019. Medical marijuana is already widely – and legally – used in New Jersey; and, in the absence of the required votes to legalize recreational marijuana, NJ Governor Philip Murphy pledged to expand medical marijuana by 700 percent, according to […]

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Liability in NJ Dog Bite Cases

October 1, 2019
Liability in NJ Dog Bite Cases

Animal Bite Injury Attorneys Serving Clients in Long Branch, Shrewsbury, Spring Lake, Tinton Falls, and across Monmouth County If you have been bitten by a dog and received injuries you may be wondering who is at fault and if you can recover compensation for your pain and suffering as well as medical bills. It is […]

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