Should I Hire a Private Attorney? … Or Use the Public Defender?

March 28, 2013 · by rosenblumlawfirm · in

If you’re in desperate need of legal representation you may feel like running to the nearest lawyer that you can find.  Decisions like these that are made under stress can often not be wise ones.  It is imperative to understand the differences between the different types of legal representatives that are available for you and […]

What Can We Learn From Conviction of Kwame Kilpatrick

March 21, 2013 · by rosenblumlawfirm · in

On March 11, 2013 the former mayor of Detroit was convicted of 24 counts including fraud, racketeering, and extortion. Kwame Kilpatrick will face up to a possible 140 years in prison, although it is likely he will serve much less. Although the former mayor’s behavior represents a systemic pattern of corruption, there are several lessons […]

Habeas Corpus: Being Illegally Confined by Authorities

March 20, 2013 · by rosenblumlawfirm · in

If you believe that you are being illegally confined by state or federal authorities, you possess the right to petition the judicial system for a right of habeas corpus. If a judge issues a writ on your behalf, the prison official responsible for your incarceration will be ordered to bring you before a judge to […]

St. Patrick’s Day And A Run In With The Law

March 18, 2013 · by rosenblumlawfirm · in

Unfortunately for you the chances that you read this article before St. Patrick’s Day are fairly slim, so if you are reading it that means there is a good chance that you or a loved one had a run in with the law over the St. Patrick’s Day Weekend.  St. Patrick’s Day marks a weekend […]

New Jersey Gambling Laws

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If you enjoy going to the casinos or playing your friendly poker game, then you know the thrill and excitement behind placing a bet and trying to beat the odds.  Even in a down economy, every year millions of people flock to the casinos and racetracks to put their money on the line in hopes […]

Injured While Someone Else Was Committing a Crime In New Jersey

March 15, 2013 · by rosenblumlawfirm · in

If you were ever the victim of a violent crime you understand the trauma and pain that may occur as a result of the experience.  The effects of a violent criminal encounter can have various unwanted results, whether that be in the form of posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD), mental trauma, personal injury or even death. […]

Car Accidents: Saving Your Personal Injury Case Before It Starts

March 12, 2013 · by rosenblumlawfirm · in

Let’s face it – no one wants to be involved in an automobile accident.   As a driver you try your best to stay within the speed limit, make turns after you check if it’s safe and avoid any distractions while driving like loud music or using a cell phone.  The truth is accidents do happen, […]