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1 Answer | Asked in Traffic Tickets for New Jersey on
Q: Does this statute hold up if the vehicle overtaken was making a left turn?

Nj 39:4:85

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H. Scott Aalsberg Esq. answered on May 6, 2021

We would need more facts to properly answer your question. The only thing worse than no answer is the wrong answer and without all the facts you will probably get the wrong answer.

1 Answer | Asked in Probate for New Jersey on
Q: My single brother died with no children. Two surviving brothers. How do we get access to bank account for burial ?
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H. Scott Aalsberg Esq. answered on May 3, 2021

The answer would depend on many factors the first and most important is what's in his will if he has one if not this will be a long process.

2 Answers | Asked in DUI / DWI and Traffic Tickets for New Jersey on
Q: I need a pro bono later I live in north Brunswick nj traffic atop DWI and careless driving court date may 5,2021

No

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H. Scott Aalsberg Esq. answered on May 2, 2021

A pro bono lawyer is given by the court and he is called the public defender. You need to request one on your court date and if you qualify one will be appointed for you.

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2 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law for New Jersey on
Q: I need a lawyer to challenge what i deem to be an excessive sentence. The person had no priors but has a 48 yr sentence
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H. Scott Aalsberg Esq. answered on May 2, 2021

You need to contact a lawyer that does Criminal Appeals

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5 Answers | Asked in Child Custody, Domestic Violence and Family Law for New Jersey on
Q: Falsely accused of domestic violence just so she can obtain custody of my kids can I hire an attorney need help
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H. Scott Aalsberg Esq. answered on Apr 28, 2021

Yes you can hire a lawyer. If your case is in family court hire a family lawyer, if your case is in municipal or criminal court I suggest hiring a good criminal lawyer.

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1 Answer | Asked in Personal Injury for New Jersey on
Q: Now if I CAN get pain and suffering will that person's car insurance cover it if it wasn't a car accident
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H. Scott Aalsberg Esq. answered on Apr 25, 2021

Generally car insurance only covers cases involving car accident cases, but you would need to see the policy to confirm that is the case in your particular case.

3 Answers | Asked in Personal Injury for New Jersey on
Q: i was injured bad in a slip and fall looking for pro bono injury i have serious injuries and no one to help

the police reports states the rotted plank caught my foot pulling me down onto a rusty nail that ripped through my hand down to wrist i have lost use of that hand due to median nerve injury but the issue is its my dominant hand also the slam ruptured my breast implant that is silicone gel I'm... Read more »

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H. Scott Aalsberg Esq. answered on Apr 22, 2021

You can hire an attorney to represent you for the case, but they will charge you a fee, but in general its only if you collect money for your injury and it will be a percentage of the recovery generally 1/3. The case generally starts with a FREE in office consultation where the attorney will go... Read more »

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2 Answers | Asked in Traffic Tickets for New Jersey on
Q: Is it legal to cite a driver for wrong way driving when it happens at a drive through at Mc Donald’s?
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H. Scott Aalsberg Esq. answered on Apr 21, 2021

Generally yes as the store has generally given permission for the police to come on the property and patrol.

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1 Answer | Asked in Traffic Tickets for New Jersey on
Q: My attorney hasn't shared the login details. Said that the court might share in the morning.

They haven't even shared how would I login what app to install.

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H. Scott Aalsberg Esq. answered on Apr 13, 2021

Wow that's almost unbelievable. The most common app the courts use is zoom, the second is microsoft teams. Probably best to download them now as it works better than a link. Are you sure your lawyer has not told you to download this and you just forgot? I personally have all my clients... Read more »

3 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law for New Jersey on
Q: Can please let explain what exacuting a warrant means
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H. Scott Aalsberg Esq. answered on Apr 12, 2021

It depends but it may mean that a cop is going to a persons house to arrest someone

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1 Answer | Asked in Traffic Tickets for New Jersey on
Q: I received a lawsuit for parking on the Handicap in the Home Depot parking lot but I didn't get a ticket and I don't rem
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H. Scott Aalsberg Esq. answered on Apr 12, 2021

If the case is important to you take the paperwork to a lawyer to determine what your best course of action is.

1 Answer | Asked in Traffic Tickets for New Jersey on
Q: whether it is legal to receive a lawsuit but not receive a ticket for incorrect parking in NJ ?

I received a lawsuit for parking on the Handicap in the Home Depot parking lot but I didn't get a ticket and I don't remember if I really park because it was already dark ...

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H. Scott Aalsberg Esq. answered on Apr 12, 2021

Maybe a lawyer would need to see the paperwork you received.

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law for New Jersey on
Q: I have one felony charge on my background, and a multitude of arrests not resulting in a conviction.

I want to get my record expunged, can I get both my arrest record and my felony charge expunged?

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H. Scott Aalsberg Esq. answered on Apr 12, 2021

Maybe you can get an expungment, a lawyer would need to know exactly what your charges were for and when you got them to properly evaluate your chances.

2 Answers | Asked in Probate for New Jersey on
Q: Is 50 interrogatories normal in will dispute?

My dad left me the house, I cared for him 24/7 for 400 days. My siblings all own their own homes and never visited or came to funeral, but want the house. The house has a lean that I was paying

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H. Scott Aalsberg Esq. answered on Apr 5, 2021

The answer is no it is not unheard of to have 50 interrogatories, it all depends on the facts of the case and the questions that need to be asked.

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1 Answer | Asked in Traffic Tickets for New Jersey on
Q: Hello, Is 39:4-94.2B a point ticket in NJ. What is the fine, or penalty?

The Newark Sheriff Dept. had a a barricade off to the side and it did not appear the side of the road was barricaded off. They said it was and said “ I just road into the lions den.” They had about 10 cars all lined up in a row and were mass ticketing people in Newark. If it was so clear that... Read more »

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H. Scott Aalsberg Esq. answered on Apr 4, 2021

Generally the fine is around $100 plus court costs but most courts make this a mandatory court appearance for the judge to determine exactly what your fine will be.

2 Answers | Asked in Civil Rights, Consumer Law and Criminal Law for New Jersey on
Q: I am a victim of theft by deception $14K, i filed in township municipal court . is that the correct action.

2 desired outcomes i am looking for

- stop this crime from happening to others( looks like this contractor has already done this with many other homeowners in princeton, monroe,hillsborough,flemington,south brunswick )

- refund of my money

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H. Scott Aalsberg Esq. answered on Mar 29, 2021

You probably also want to file a civil action in the County Court.

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1 Answer | Asked in Traffic Tickets for New Jersey on
Q: Order for a NJ cop to issue a ticket for driving while suspended, isnt this infraction based on a person operating vehic

Van was parked like 8 houses down my block directly on a main road passaic street, across from my street. There is terrible parking in area.

That said, my van is legal, and was legally parked. I had an outstanding ticket for street sweeper, i tried to pay on line and it wouldn't go... Read more »

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H. Scott Aalsberg Esq. answered on Mar 11, 2021

Your best defense is probably that they cannot prove that you drove the car. With this type of ticket, I always suggest hiring a lawyer as the penalties based on your record could even include jail time.

2 Answers | Asked in Traffic Tickets for New Jersey on
Q: Was given a summon for this statute; any way to not show up to court just to plea guilty and pay fine?

Pulled over in small street near house due to child out of baby seat, given summon require to show up in person

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H. Scott Aalsberg Esq. answered on Mar 6, 2021

If the ticket is marked mandatory court appearance you need to appear in court. Many towns make this ticket a mandatory court appearance which is not generally by zoom court. Call the court to confirm if yours is mandatory court appearance or look it up online.

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1 Answer | Asked in Traffic Tickets for New Jersey on
Q: i was just charged two times for court fees in one case with two tickets is that fair
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H. Scott Aalsberg Esq. answered on Mar 2, 2021

No its not fair, but you usually pay court costs on each ticket you are convicted of.

4 Answers | Asked in Personal Injury for New Jersey on
Q: What can I do?

Car accident a year ago involving 3 cars. 1st car stopped because of debris on street. 2nd car hit her. Then 2nd car got hit by me. I only had to pay 2nd car for damages. Now over a year later the 2nd car is personally suing me. She is suing cause her husband I depressed. She never even mentions it... Read more »

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H. Scott Aalsberg Esq. answered on Feb 27, 2021

More information is needed to properly answer your question, but in general when you get sued you should: Give the law suit to you insurance agent/company they should cover you for the accident if you were insured. If not you will need to hire your own lawyer to defend the case.

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