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What Are the Penalties for 1st Degree Crimes in New Jersey?

Wall New Jersey Criminal Defense Attorneys serving Monmouth County, Ocean County, Middlesex County and all surrounding NJ areas.

First-degree criminal offenses: 10 to 20 years in prison and a fine up to $200,000. Some crimes, for example, firstdegree murder, may carry a sentence of 30 years in prison (NJSA 2C:11-3 Murder).

Examples of First-Degree Crimes

For the Best First-Degree Crime Defense – Hire the Best Criminal Defense Trial Law Firm in New Jersey

Attorneys at our criminal defense law firm have handled hundreds of trials and more than 100 felony jury trials and have experience defending individuals against serious criminal cases involving municipal, state and federal crimes.

We operate on a “trial first, negotiations second,” premise.

The stakes in every criminal case are high. No matter how the evidence seems to stack up, we believe there is ALWAYS a defense worth pursuing. You owe it to yourself to contact our firm today for a free consultation at 732-303-7857 . Our clients can reach us 24 hours a day, 7 days a week via our office.

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Can Police Officers Call the Dogs During a Traffic Stop?

In some circumstances, police officers may be able to summon police dogs to a traffic stop. The reasonable and articulable suspicion that the officers possesses at the time will be the deciding factor. Police officers are permitted to conduct a traffic stop based upon reasonable and articulable suspicion. They are further permitted to issue tickets […]

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Pre-Trial Intervention on a New Jersey Handgun Charge

The attorneys at our firm have obtained admission into the Pre-Trial Intervention program for individuals who have been charged with illegal possession of a handgun under the Graves Act. Under N.J.S.A.  2C: 43-6.2 “Exception to Mandatory Minimum Sentence”, the Attorney General Directive to Ensure Uniform Enforcement of the Graves Act (corrected version as of 11/25/08) […]

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Objecting to the Laboratory Test in a Drug Case

Individuals who are charged with a drug offense may be able to object to the testing and the results of the drugs which were recovered. N.J.S.A.2C: 35-19 states, in pertinent part: 1. The Attorney General of New Jersey may designate State Forensic Laboratories. These laboratories shall be staffed by employees of this State  or any […]

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