Firm Logo

Blog

  • Suspect Identified in Tragic Shooting of NJ Judge’s Son

    Jul 21, 2020

    The only child of U.S. District Judge, Esther Salas, was killed this past Sunday while visiting his parents’ New Brunswick home. Daniel Anderl, who had just turned 20, was a student at Catholic University in Washington D.C. According to his friends, Daniel was looking forward to following in his parents’ footsteps as he pursued his education and career. What Happened On Sunday evening around 5:00pm, Daniel opened the front door of his parents’ house t...
  • How Long After Arraignment is Sentencing?

    Jun 19, 2020

    What happens between the arrest and criminal sentencing is not always clear. Yet, it is important to understand the process, so you can know what to expect and prepare with the right legal representation. What is an Arraignment? An arraignment is your first court date. This may or may not happen before you are released after your initial arrest. If you were given bail, the posted amount ensures that you show up to court fo...
  • How Long Does The State of New Jersey Have to Indict Someone?

    Jun 17, 2020

    The unknown of what your sentencing will be, and when, can make it seem like your life is temporarily on hold. Fortunately, most states, including New Jersey, ensure that all defendants have a right to a speedy trial. This means that defendants can expect access to a trial within an appropriate period of time and recent legal changes have put specific timelines on that. New Jersey Criminal Justice Reform The state of New Jersey recentl...
  • Newark Man Kidnapped and Sexually Assaulted Montgomery Woman at Knifepoint

    May 15, 2020

    A Newark man, identified as 43-year-old Hajkim Samuel, was arrested and charged following the The charges, according to Somerset County Prosecutor Michael H. Robertson, include kidnapping, aggravated The incident allegedly occurred on April 9 around 5:42 p.m. The Somerville Police Department initially received a 911 call from a victim who claimed that she had been kidnapped and sexually assaulted by a man. The victim was identified as an adult female who was interviewe...
  • Georgia Man Facing Federal Charges After Supplying Guns to Jersey City Felons

    May 5, 2020

    A man identified as 26-year-old Jonathan Brown was arrested in Georgia by numerous agents following the unlicensed sale of firearms that put guns in the hands of felons. Federal law enforcement and Jersey City Police have been working to cease the flow of guns coming into the city from out-of-state methods and have made an official arrest of the Georgia man. Brown was arrested by agents working with the U.S. Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearm...
  • Make Your Criminal Record Disappear During the Pandemic

    Apr 6, 2020

    The current coronavirus pandemic has caused New Jersey’s unemployment claims to skyrocket over 2,000%. In just one week, over 150,000 citizens collectively filed for benefits. Were you one of them? Even if you didn’t lose your job during this unprecedented time, you’ve likely been ordered to remain at home unless you need to get out for necessities or to work at an essential job. If you’re looking for something positive to do with your time...
  • NJ Jails Release Hundreds of Inmates to Protect them from Coronavirus

    Apr 1, 2020

    Are you currently facing a quarantine situation? Most citizens in New Jersey have been ordered to stay at home by Governor Murphy. That means no going to work, no sending your kids off to school and no leaving home for recreational activities. The world seems like it’s changed overnight. On top of these unprecedented restrictions, New Jersey legislators have made the decision to release hundreds of inmates from jail. Are you wondering what type o...
  • DUI or DWI Punishments and Penalties

    Mar 13, 2020

    Driving under the influence or driving while intoxicated are both serious legal charges that can affect many areas of your life. In addition to the immediate arrest, you will also likely face expensive fines and you could potentially even lose your driver’s license. While driving under the influence of alcohol is illegal in all of the U.S. states, each state has different laws for what constitutes a DUI or DWI, as well as different lega...
  • Search and Seizure Frequently Asked Questions

    Mar 9, 2020

    One moment, you’re driving down the road and the next, you’re pulled over with a police officer now searching your vehicle. Whether or not you have any reason to be concerned, you are likely to have many questions about the legality of this situation. These are a few of the most common questions regarding What Does the Fourth Amendment Cover? The Fourth Amendment When Is a Search Warrant Needed? In most cases, police officers requir...
  • New Jersey Driver Faces Serious Criminal Charges

    Mar 4, 2020

    Luis Mejia, a 39-year-old man living in the Wharton County area of New Jersey is now facing some serious criminal charges after accusations were made against him that include the The charges against Mejia come from accusations that were made against him by someone who was riding as a passenger inside his vehicle as he was working for a popular rideshare company. Mejia had been working as an independent contractor on a part-time basi...
Criminal IconCriminal Icon
Criminal DefenseInformation Center
DUI IconDUI Icon
DUI/DWI & TrafficInformation Center
Case Result IconCase Result Icon
Divorce & Family LawInformation Center
Divorce IconDivorce Icon
Domestic ViolenceInformation Center
© 2024 Davis Law Firm, LLC. All Rights Reserved.Site Map.