What are the Penalties in for Driving While Suspended for a DWI in New Jersey?

Every driver convicted of a DWI in New Jersey faces a mandatory driver’s license suspension, ranging from 3 months to 10 years. There is no temporary driver’s license for school or work during your DWI suspension. The judges will read the penalties for driving while suspended for DWI in open court, and then have the «more»

By |2019-11-08T11:58:51-04:00November 8th, 2019|DUI|Comments Off on What are the Penalties in for Driving While Suspended for a DWI in New Jersey?

What is a Drug Recognition Expert (DRE) in New Jersey DWI cases?

Each year, over a million drivers are pulled over and arrested for suspicion of DWI in America. Most DWI arrests start off exactly the same: flashing police sirens and lights on the side of a road or highway. The officers will put the driver through a number of roadside field sobriety tests that include balancing «more»

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NJ DWI in a School Zone

New Jersey DWI laws are strict enough to begin with. However, NJ laws are even tougher if you are pulled over for a DWI in a school zone. If you are issued a DWI summons in a school zone, the penalties can be significantly more severe than a regular DWI ticket. This is one of «more»

By |2019-09-01T09:52:14-04:00September 1st, 2019|DUI|Comments Off on NJ DWI in a School Zone

Can you get a DWI ticket in New Jersey if you Weren’t Driving?

YES. New Jersey has some of the strictest DWI laws in the Country and they are aggressively enforced by every local, county and state police officer. There are 2 main ways you can receive a DWI ticket in NJ if you were not driving. The first is if you allow an intoxicated person to drive «more»

By |2019-08-25T20:59:49-04:00August 25th, 2019|DUI|Comments Off on Can you get a DWI ticket in New Jersey if you Weren’t Driving?

More Than 20K DWI Cases May Be Dismissed After State Trooper Scandal

NJ State Trooper Scandal Jeopardizes DWI Cases Mountainside, NJ – On November 13, 2018, the New Jersey Supreme Court unanimously ruled that the State Police’s failure to properly calibrate breath-testing machines in DWI cases means 20,667 cases must be retried or dismissed. The court’s ruling ended the legal battle over the requirements for the machines «more»

By |2019-04-25T17:23:15-04:00November 28th, 2018|Criminal Defense, DUI|Comments Off on More Than 20K DWI Cases May Be Dismissed After State Trooper Scandal

New Jersey DWI’s Increase During the Holiday Season

Each year in New Jersey, DWI arrests increase dramatically during the holiday season. The holidays see an increase in both traffic travel on the roads, and the number of holiday celebrations, festivities and events throughout New Jersey. As a result, law enforcement in NJ has made a strong commitment to increase DWI patrols and crackdown «more»

By |2018-11-26T18:30:15-04:00November 6th, 2018|DUI|Comments Off on New Jersey DWI’s Increase During the Holiday Season