On December 20, 2017, a school bus driver named Angel Colon was driving a school bus transporting approximately 20 kids to a private school. A Lakewood, NJ police officer responded to a road rage report incident involving the school bus and another car. According to the police, as the officer spoke to the school bus driver, he smelled alcohol on his breath and noticed he had bloodshot eyes and slurred speech. The school bus driver was charged with DWI and endangering the welfare of children.
Slowing Down H1-B Visa Approvals as Well as Other Forms of Legal Immigration
The December 20, 2017 New York Times article “Without New Laws or Walls, Trump Presses the Brake on Legal Immigration” insinuates that the Trump Administration is purposely slowing down the H1-B visa process by drowning potential immigrants in paperwork and red tape.
What Are the Penalties for Driving with a Suspended License in New Jersey?
It goes without saying that having your driver’s license suspended can be incredibly inconvenient, but the penalties for driving with a suspended license are severe. They include fines, an extended suspension, and possible incarceration.
What Is Statutory Rape
Statutory rape occurs when a person who is over the age of consent has intercourse with a person who is under the age of consent. In the state of New Jersey, the general age of consent is 16.
How Do Field Sobriety Tests Work?
There are several types of evidence that the prosecutor may use in a DWI case to prove that a defendant was in fact driving while intoxicated. Besides the results of chemical tests (blood, breath, or urine tests), the prosecutor may use testimony from the arresting officer as well as the police report to prove that the defendant failed field sobriety tests (FSTs).
Will an Out-of-State DWI Follow Me to New Jersey?
New Jersey is one of 45 states and Washington, D.C. that participate in the Interstate Driver’s License Compact. The New Jersey Division of Motor Vehicles will be notified by other states that participate in the compact if you are arrested for driving while intoxicated.