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President Biden’s Executive Action to Combat Gun Violence

President Joe Biden announced a half-dozen executive actions to combat gun violence in America. explained that “Biden’s new steps include a move to crack down on ‘ghost guns,’ homemade firearms that lack serial numbers used to trace them and are often purchased without a background check," among other things.…Read More

What to Know About Drug DWIs in New York

Driving while high is incredibly dangerous. While people often associate driving while high with marijuana usage, it is important to note that operating a vehicle while on certain medications can seriously impair your driving. Unfortunately, people choose to drive on a variety of different drugs, both recreational and medicinal. Regardless,…Read More

What is the Difference Between Burglary and Robbery?

When it comes to stealing, there are a lot of different terms we use. Some of these terms include larceny, theft, robbery, burglary, and so on. While these words are often used interchangeably, they are different crimes with vastly different penalties. If you are charged with any of these crimes,…Read More

Identity Theft in New York | What to Know

The technological advancements we have made in the last few years have opened doors to new opportunitites. But, this means opening doors to criminal activity as well. Because all of our information is on the internet, identity theft has become increasingly popular. Identity theft can severely impact the victim and…Read More

What if I am Charged With an Underage DWI?

Drinking and driving is incredibly dangerous. If you choose to drive under the influence of alcohol, you are endangering yourself, your passengers, other drivers on the road, and pedestrians. For this reason, New York State has a Zero Tolerance Law. If you consume alcohol under the legal drinking age, you…Read More

What are the Penalties for Driving Without a License?

In New York, it is illegal to drive without a license, but the circumstances differ vastly. For example, did you simply forget your license at home? Or are you driving with a suspended license? Depending on the situation, the penalties will differ greatly. Read on for more information regarding driving…Read More

Handgun Permit Applications Surge on Long Island | What to Know

Handgun permit applications have been on the rise across the country. Long Island has seen an especially large spike. According to Newsday, applications are up 80% in Nassau County, compared with all of 2019, and they have increased by 143% in Suffolk's five largest western towns. You, like many other…Read More

Operation Hardhat | What to Know About NY Construction Zone Violations

Highway work zones can be incredibly dangerous for construction workers as well as drivers. In an effort to increase highway safety, New York State Police, the New York State Department of Transportation, and the New York State Thruway Authority have teamed up in an effort to make the roads safer. This…Read More

Historic House Vote on MORE Act | Potential Marijuana Legalization

Will the federal ban on cannabis be lifted? This is a question many Americans are currently asking. The U.S. House of Representatives is set to debate the Marijuana Opportunity Reinvestment and Expungement Act, also referred to as the MORE Act. With more and more states moving toward legalization, now seems…Read More

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