NJ Criminal Law Blog

A blog by Adam Rosenblum

NJ Court Holds Medical Marijuana Act Doesn’t Preclude Police Searches

September 17, 2015 · by rosenblumlawfirm · in

Since 2010, New Jersey has run a medical marijuana program, but the drug has not been legalized for everyone in the state.  A New Jersey appellate court recently ruled that even though medical marijuana has been legalized, police may still search people or their property without a warrant when they detect the smell of marijuana. […]

Leaving Child Alone in Car Not Always Abuse, NJ Supreme Court Rules

September 11, 2015 · by rosenblumlawfirm · in

A woman found to have neglected her 19-month-old daughter by leaving the child in a car while she went shopping  will get another chance to argue her case. Last week, the NJ Supreme Court reversed an appeals court ruling that found the woman guilty of child endangerment, saying simply leaving a child alone in a […]

New NJ Car Seat Law Now in Effect: What You Need to Know

September 9, 2015 · by rosenblumlawfirm · in

In March 2015, Governor Chris Christie signed legislation imposing more stringent regulations on car seat use in New Jersey. The revisions, which took effect on September 1st, will adhere to recommendations from the American Academy of Pediatrics on car seat safety. “In New Jersey we have not updated our child seat safety laws in more […]

NJ Insurance Bill Adds Criminal Penalties for Auto Premium Evaders

August 31, 2015 · by rosenblumlawfirm · in

There is a growing problem in New Jersey with drivers who lie about where they garage or who drive their vehicles in other states to save on auto premiums. In May 2015, Governor Chris Christie signed a bill making it a crime for drivers to falsely register vehicles in other states. With the passage of […]

NJ Supreme Court Limits Criminal Record Expungement

August 24, 2015 · by rosenblumlawfirm · in

The NJ Supreme Court has placed further restrictions on who may have their criminal records expunged.  On August 10th, the court held that individuals with more than one conviction cannot have their records expunged, even if the crimes occurred within a short period of time and were disposed of in a single plea. Only those […]

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Adam H. Rosenblum is the founding attorney of The Rosenblum Law Firm, P.C., a general law practice with offices in Albany, New York and Clifton, New Jersey. Mr. Rosenblum’s primary focus is criminal defense, traffic tickets, personal injury, copyright infringement and Social Security. To speak directly to Adam call: 888-815-3649. Or Click Here to email him. (An attorney will respond to your case within 24 hours)