NJ Criminal Law Blog

A blog by Adam Rosenblum

New Jersey Pushes to Ease Expungement

December 26, 2014 · by rosenblumlawfirm · in

Many people make mistakes that warrant the involvement of our criminal justice system. A large tenet of this system is to rehabilitate those people so they learn from their mistakes and are better able to abide by society’s laws. Our justice system has a process in place where we formally forgive rehabilitated offenders for their […]

NJ Set to Clarify How to Handle Out-of-State Gun Permits and Licenses

November 24, 2014 · by rosenblumlawfirm · in

Previously, we blogged about a woman facing prison time after bringing a gun she legally owned in PA into NJ. Recently, new updates surrounding her case have emerged. The Press of Atlantic City reported that Atlantic County Prosecutor Jim McClain told a judge that he is considering whether it would be appropriate to let Shaneen […]

US Justice Department Launches Study of Racial Bias in Law Enforcement

November 14, 2014 · by rosenblumlawfirm · in

The United States Justice Department has enlisted a team of criminal justice researchers to study racial bias in law enforcement in five American cities. The team is expected to recommend strategies to address the problem nationally. Former Attorney General Eric Holder initiated the program prior to leaving office, noting that the Michael Brown case in […]

New Domestic Violence and Restraining Order Bills Pass in the State Assembly

October 15, 2014 · by RLF Attorneys · in

Recently, the New Jersey State Assembly unanimously approved a half-dozen measures aimed at combating domestic violence. None of the proposals were directly written in response to the release of the video depicting Ray Rice knocking his now-wife unconscious in an Atlantic City casino hotel elevator back in February. In truth, four of the bills have […]

Will Happy Street Signs Reduce Crime in Newark?

· by rosenblumlawfirm · in

Believe it or not, signs with all sorts of positive messages will be posted in Newark, NJ in an attempt to counter crime through positivity and inspiration. According to a New York Magazine report, British artist, Killy Kilford, is working with local officials to install street signs with positive messages on them throughout Newark. Over […]

Author Bio

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)