N.J. may soon allow “hardship licenses.” Here’s what that means. | Rooney

By Matt Rooney __ When you lose your license to a suspension in New Jersey? It’s lost, at least until your license suspension period is up and, critically, you take the necessary steps to restore your license. Driving while suspended, even for
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State bans DWI offenders from operating NJ Transit trains

One of the most serious consequences for DWI convicted drivers in New Jersey is the potential for loss of employment. Some employers might fire employees outright because the ability to drive is essential for the job. Transportation could become an issue regardless of
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Deciding Whether to Take an Unsafe Driving Downgrade Instead of the Points

Consumers-turned-Municipal Court Defendants need to carefully consider their choices One of the most common municipal court-related questions we get around our office: “Should I take the points? Or the unsafe downgrade?“ Our clients are referring to a popular alternative to pleading guilty to
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DeMichele Appointed Alternate/Conflict Public Defender in Stratford

Our firm is pleased to announced that DeMichele & DeMichele attorney Gregory DeMichele has been reappointed as an Alternate/Conflict Public Defender for the Borough of Stratford beginning in January 2015. Gregory DeMichele is a shareholder at DeMichele & DeMichele who has been recognized as a top South Jersey municipal court lawyer for the
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DeMichele Appointed Alternate/Conflict Public Defender in Cherry Hill

Our firm is pleased to announced that DeMichele & DeMichele attorney Gregory DeMichele has been appointed as an Alternate/Conflict Public Defender in Cherry Hill beginning in January 2015. GREGORY DeMICHELE is a shareholder at DeMichele & DeMichele who has been recognized as a top South Jersey municipal court lawyer for the
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When Getting Pulled Over During the Holidays is Actually a Jolly Experience…

Innovative Local Michigan Police Department Hands Out Christmas Presents Instead of Traffic Tickets Getting pulled over for a traffic stop is rarely fun. The creative police department in Lowell, Michigan wanted to change that by initiating a holiday experiment. The grand plan: they’d
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Rick DeMichele to Continue as Lawnside Municipal Prosecutor

Lawnside Selects Rick DeMichele to Continue as Municipal Prosecutor DeMichele & DeMichele is pleased to announce that on February 5, 2014  Richard A. DeMichele, Jr. was reappointed as municipal prosecutor for the Borough of Lawnside.  His term as Municipal Prosecutor has now been extended through
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New Bill Could Dramatically Affect New Jersey Traffic Court

Garden State Drivers Could Face Fines, Points and Driver’s License Suspension for Ordinary Acts Behind the Wheel A new piece of legislation working its way through New Jersey’s state legislature could have a dramatic impact on motorists using New Jersey many highway
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New Tougher Fines, Penalties for Texting While Driving

Governor Christie Signs Legislation Increasing Fines and Raising Specter of License Suspension for Texting While Driving in New Jersey Texting while driving in New Jersey just got more expensive. Last week, Governor Chris Christie signed into law legislation sponsored by Assemblywoman Nancy
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