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Criminal Defense

Is it illegal to read someone’s email? 

You've probably heard that it is a federal offense to open someone else's physical mail. However, in 2022, most people get far more email messages than physical letters. This may lead you to wonder what happens if you read through someone's email account. Maybe it's a...

How can you invoke your Miranda rights?

You may have heard police officers telling a person they’re taking into custody that they have very specific rights, including the right to remain silent and to consult with an attorney. It’s up to the person being placed in custody to invoke the rights that they...

What are the Differences Between Assault and Domestic Violence?

To be charged with assault in New Jersey, a person must place or attempt to place the alleged victim in imminent fear of physical harm. An act of physical violence does not need to take place, and the parties do not need to intimately know each other. Domestic violence is a pattern of physical, emotional, verbal, and sexual abuse. Like…