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New Jersey Criminal Law Recent Legal Answers from Lawyers

New Jersey Criminal Law Recent Legal Answers from Lawyers
We work closely with the victim and the prosecutor to mitigate the consequences. We prepare a Mitigation Brief which sets forth your boyfriend ‘s personal statement of what happened. We include a positive resume of his accomplishment. We use character letters from first responders including police, fire and military personnel. Please call asap to discuss. Ed Dimon,Esq. 732-797-1600... Read More
We work closely with the victim and the prosecutor to mitigate the consequences. We prepare a Mitigation Brief which sets forth your boyfriend... Read More

What kinda punishment can I expect?

Answered 20 days ago by attorney Edward J. Dimon   |   1 Answer
You want the charges dismissed. You do not want a criminal record. We have worked closely with the prosecutor and Walmart to mitigate the consequences. Please call asap. Ed Dimon, Esq. 732-797-1600
You want the charges dismissed. You do not want a criminal record. We have worked closely with the prosecutor and Walmart to mitigate the... Read More

Need help

Answered a month ago by attorney Edward J. Dimon   |   1 Answer
The key to avoiding this problem is to put both courts on written notice before the court dates so that both courts are aware of the problem in advance and can make accommodations. You can resolve the problem in the same manner by working with the court personnel. We can help if you need help. Ed Dimon, Esq. 732-797-1600... Read More
The key to avoiding this problem is to put both courts on written notice before the court dates so that both courts are aware of the problem in... Read More

assault during a hockey game

Answered a month ago by attorney Edward J. Dimon   |   1 Answer
These cases are most expensive to pursue and most difficult to win. You must obtain the video of the game if there was a video. You must get affidavits from the witnesses. You must hire an expert who will give an opinion and then testify. Please call to discuss. Ed Dimon, esq. 732-797-1600
These cases are most expensive to pursue and most difficult to win. You must obtain the video of the game if there was a video. You must get... Read More
There are no limits as to how long the prosecution can keep a car or any other items needed for the investigation. What role did the car play in the charges ? The answer is crucial. Please call to discuss. Ed Dimon, Esq. 732-797-1600
There are no limits as to how long the prosecution can keep a car or any other items needed for the investigation. What role did the car play in the... Read More
The failure to appear is a separate violation which can have more serious consequences. The warrant must be satisfied. There could be a contempt of court violation which must be addressed. Please call asap to discuss. Ed Dimon, Esq. 732-797-1600
The failure to appear is a separate violation which can have more serious consequences. The warrant must be satisfied. There could be a contempt of... Read More
The judge will make the decision. The judge may or may not end the conditional discharge. Ed Dimon, Esq 
The judge will make the decision. The judge may or may not end the conditional discharge. Ed Dimon, Esq 
Your girlfriend should have an attorney with her when she speaks with the police. She should meet with the police asap to mitigate the consequences. She does not want to be charged. Please call to discuss. Ed Dimon, Esq. 732-797-1600
Your girlfriend should have an attorney with her when she speaks with the police. She should meet with the police asap to mitigate the consequences.... Read More
The police will always charge all three people in the room with possession. This gives the prosecutor leverage so that the other people will testify against the person in possession. A very effective tactic. You shoul;d get representation and negotiate a deal so that the charges against you are dismissed. Please call to discuss. Ed Dimon, Esq. 732-797-1600... Read More
The police will always charge all three people in the room with possession. This gives the prosecutor leverage so that the other people will testify... Read More
You should probably do this morning. However, because I don't know if you will receive a Summons or a Warrant, it may not matter. Edward Zohn, Attorney at Law, 908.791.0312
You should probably do this morning. However, because I don't know if you will receive a Summons or a Warrant, it may not matter. Edward Zohn,... Read More
You can be charged with the attempted theft. You should negotiate a settlement with both the victim and the prosecutor. You do not want to go to jail. Do you have a criminal record ? A prior record of theft could cause a jail sentence. Please call to discuss. Ed Dimon, Esq. 732-797-1600
You can be charged with the attempted theft. You should negotiate a settlement with both the victim and the prosecutor. You do not want to go to... Read More
The key to answering properly is to know what happened. What was the precise charge ? Why was the charge dismissed ? Were you arrested ? Was this Superior Court ? Municipal Court ? Pleaae call asap to discuss. Ed Dimon, Esq. 732-797-1600
The key to answering properly is to know what happened. What was the precise charge ? Why was the charge dismissed ? Were you arrested ? Was this... Read More
One would file a Motion to Suppress to determine if the warrant and/or search was proper. Both the police officer and detective could be subpoenaed to appear. Your attorney would be able to cross-examine them at the motion hearing. The judge would then rule. Please call if we can help. Ed Dimon, Esq. 732-797-1600... Read More
One would file a Motion to Suppress to determine if the warrant and/or search was proper. Both the police officer and detective could be subpoenaed... Read More
I would hire an attormey to work with the police and your boss. The attorney has a privilege whereby what the attorney states is privileged and cannot be used against the client. You get the benefit of finding out what is happening and having your position presented with no downside other than costs. Please call. Ed Dimon, Esq. 732-797-1600... Read More
I would hire an attormey to work with the police and your boss. The attorney has a privilege whereby what the attorney states is privileged and... Read More
Your facts would support a Motion to Suppress the evidence. If no actual suspension of registration and no legitimate claim to said suspension and 'no consent'. the Motion is on solid legal ground. Please call asap to discuss. Ed Dimon, Esq. 732-797-1600
Your facts would support a Motion to Suppress the evidence. If no actual suspension of registration and no legitimate claim to said suspension and... Read More
Please call to discuss the circumstances. Who was driving the car ? how is this person connected to you ? Where did this happen ? Ed Dimon, Esq. 732-797-1600
Please call to discuss the circumstances. Who was driving the car ? how is this person connected to you ? Where did this happen ? Ed Dimon, Esq.... Read More
You should be able to work out a compromise with the prosecutor. We would utilize a municipal ordinance violation to avoid you having any record. Please call to discuss. Ed Dimon, Esq. 732-797-1600
You should be able to work out a compromise with the prosecutor. We would utilize a municipal ordinance violation to avoid you having any record.... Read More

Can I get my case dismissed

Answered 5 months ago by attorney Edward J. Dimon   |   1 Answer
The prosecutor controls the investigation and the presentation to the Grand Jury. The Grand Jury does the 'charging' via indictment. Have you been indicted ? Getting the indictment dismissed is not easy. Please call asap to discuss. Ed Dimon, Esq. 732-797-1600. 
The prosecutor controls the investigation and the presentation to the Grand Jury. The Grand Jury does the 'charging' via indictment. Have you been... Read More
These cases are most difficult to win. The prosecutor will not charge the person with perjury. You could bring a civil action against the accuser but the cost is significant. Ed Dimon, Esq.
These cases are most difficult to win. The prosecutor will not charge the person with perjury. You could bring a civil action against the accuser but... Read More

Grand theft charge.

Answered 5 months ago by attorney Edward J. Dimon   |   1 Answer
You need a lawyer or a Public Defender. You cannot represent yourself. Please call me. Ed Dimon, Esq. 732-797-1600
You need a lawyer or a Public Defender. You cannot represent yourself. Please call me. Ed Dimon, Esq. 732-797-1600
These are serious charges and there will be serious consequences  if you can prove your case. We have had cases where people go to jail. Please call me. Ed Dimon, Esq. 732-797-1600
These are serious charges and there will be serious consequences  if you can prove your case. We have had cases where people go to jail. Please... Read More
What does your criminal record look like ? Prior drug arrests ? What does your driving abstract look like ? Have you had a 'conditional discharge' ? Have you had an 'unsafe operation' ? these are 'escape routes for you. Please call asap to discuss. Ed Dimon, Esq. 732-797-1600
What does your criminal record look like ? Prior drug arrests ? What does your driving abstract look like ? Have you had a 'conditional discharge' ?... Read More
The key to answering the question is the evidence. What do the police reports say ? We can review. Ed Dimon, Esq. 732-797-1600
The key to answering the question is the evidence. What do the police reports say ? We can review. Ed Dimon, Esq. 732-797-1600
Three year mandatory parole is strictly followed. However, you can work with your parole officer to have the parole requirements be neglible. We have had good fortune working with clients on parole to 'lessen the reporting requirements;. Ed Dimon, Esq, 732-797-1600
Three year mandatory parole is strictly followed. However, you can work with your parole officer to have the parole requirements be neglible. We have... Read More
I would not go without a lawyer. You need to protect your rights. Please call if we can help. Ed Dimon, Esq. 732-797-1600 ext 235
I would not go without a lawyer. You need to protect your rights. Please call if we can help. Ed Dimon, Esq. 732-797-1600 ext 235