H. Scott Aalsberg Esq.'s answer In general the penalties if you pay online or thru the mail are the same and are based on your speed over the limit, type of zone you are in etc. no matter how many you get. The penalties when you go to court can be different because the judge can see your prior record and possibly give you a higher or lower fine or even suspended your license etc, if the judge thinks your a bad driver, the reason why many people hire lawyers to win or reduce the penalties they face.
H. Scott Aalsberg Esq.'s answer These are criminal charges both you and your wife need to hire lawyers and you will both need separate lawyers because there would be a conflict of interest for one lawyer to represent both of you. If you get lawyers that know each other and are willing to work with each other maybe both of you could get the cases dismissed. But remember it is up to the judge and the prosecutor to dismiss the cases since neither of you filed the charges on your own. most of us criminal lawyers offer free in...
H. Scott Aalsberg Esq.'s answer The Good Samaritan law doesn't work as well as people think it would. I would not trust that as your only defense. Your better defense is always was there probable cause for the search. However remember again if something is in open View they don't need a warrant. Your big problem is that you're already on probation so even the charge itself and cause a violation. Make sure you get yourself a good lawyer to explore all possible defenses.
H. Scott Aalsberg Esq.'s answer Yes it could be lewedness and you see this charge all the times and cities where one person has their apartment next to each other and they can see from the window what the other person is doing. if charged make sure you get a lawyer as you're facing possible jail probation and a criminal record. Most of us criminal lawyers offer free in office consultation I suggest you set one up as soon as possible.
H. Scott Aalsberg Esq.'s answer Depends, we would need to know much more information to determine that. That being said for most individuals with assets of less than 5 million a will works just fine. Just make sure her will is recent (i.e updated within the last 5 years) and drafted by a lawyer. Lastly probate in NJ is not such a bad thing compared to other states, but can be avoided with certain trusts, but that is very expensive to setup and the best trusts generally put the assets in the trusts name way before the...
H. Scott Aalsberg Esq.'s answer Yes it is possible for a first-time offender to go to jail however generally you need some exceptional circumstances such as a high reading or accident. The best way to assure that you will avoid jail is by hiring the best lawyer you can afford.
H. Scott Aalsberg Esq.'s answer Yes don't use the pictures except for personal use otherwise you violate the terms of the agreement and would be subject to a possible civil suit which could include both injunctive relief and monetary damages.
H. Scott Aalsberg Esq.'s answer Best to ask your lawyer as he knows your case and we know nothing about it. Everything always depended on the facts of your case your prior record and your mitigating circumstances
H. Scott Aalsberg Esq.'s answer Unless she can prove that she was drugged at the bar (I suggest subpoenaing video which most bars keep) she is facing the full penalties of the charge which is up to 180 days in jail and $1000.00 fine. Tell your girlfriend to get herself a good lawyer who has an investigator.
H. Scott Aalsberg Esq.'s answer If this happened in NJ you can expunge most cases quicker than 6 years from the completion of your probation, but fyi an expungment does not get rid of all of the public records of your arrest or conviction, but can be a good start.
H. Scott Aalsberg Esq.'s answer Maybe you should be done with probation but the best person to answer this question would be the attorney that handled your case, as he or she knows all the facts about your case to give you the correct answer.
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