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Navigating Plea Bargains in New Jersey: A Comprehensive Guide

In New Jersey’s criminal justice system, a clear understanding of plea bargains is crucial for anyone facing criminal charges. These agreements play a significant role in determining case outcomes. At Aydelotte & Scardella Law LLC, we specialize in guiding our clients through these legal nuances, ensuring they’re well-informed and adequately represented. This article aims to shed light on the various…

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Defending Against Unlawful Possession of a Weapon Charges in New Jersey

In the State of New Jersey, unlawful possession of a weapon is taken seriously and can result in severe penalties if you are convicted. Such charges not only threaten one’s freedom but also tarnish one’s reputation. If you or someone you know is facing these charges, it’s essential to understand the gravity of the situation and seek professional legal counsel…

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Navigating Conditional Discharge in New Jersey: A Comprehensive Guide

When facing a minor drug charge in New Jersey, the fear of a criminal conviction and jail time can be daunting. However, the legal system offers an alternative that could help you sidestep these severe consequences—a diversionary program known as conditional discharge. While this program doesn’t serve as a get-out-of-jail-free card, it can substantially lessen the repercussions you may face.…

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What to Do If You’ve Violated Your New Jersey Restraining Order: A Comprehensive Guide

When a restraining order is issued against you, it’s normal to feel overwhelmed and confused. Not only are you required to adhere to stringent conditions, but the repercussions of a slip-up are also serious. Restraining orders in New Jersey are usually associated with domestic violence cases, but their implications extend far beyond merely staying away from the protected individual. Understanding…

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Can You Go to Jail for a Second DUI Offense in New Jersey?

Driving under the influence (DUI) is a serious offense in New Jersey, as it is in many other states across the United States. In the Garden State, law enforcement agencies are dedicated to ensuring road safety, and one of the ways they achieve this is by imposing strict penalties on individuals who commit DUI offenses. For those facing a second…

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Navigating Diversionary Programs in NJ: Who Qualifies and How?

Navigating the legal system can be a daunting experience, especially for individuals facing criminal charges. Fortunately, New Jersey offers diversionary programs that provide an alternative to traditional criminal prosecution. These programs focus on rehabilitation and support rather than punishment, offering eligible individuals a chance to avoid a criminal record. In this article, we will explore the various diversionary programs available…

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Assault by Auto: Is it a Felony or Misdemeanor in New Jersey?

Assault by auto is a serious offense that involves causing injury to another person while operating a motor vehicle. In the state of New Jersey, the legal consequences for this offense can vary significantly depending on the circumstances of the incident and the severity of the injuries sustained. This article aims to shed light on the classification of assault by…

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How Does Driving Under the Influence of Drugs Differ from Drunk Driving?

Driving under the influence (DUI) and driving while intoxicated (DWI) are serious offenses that endanger lives and can result in severe legal consequences. While most people are familiar with the concept of drunk driving, it’s important to understand how driving under the influence of drugs differs from driving under the influence of alcohol. In this article, we will explore the…

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Can a DWI Charge Affect Your Professional License in New Jersey?

Facing a driving while intoxicated (DWI) charge in New Jersey can be a serious matter with potentially severe consequences. Not only can it lead to criminal penalties and impact your personal life, but it can also have significant ramifications for your professional career. For individuals holding professional licenses, such as doctors, lawyers, nurses, or teachers, a DWI charge can trigger…

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When Weapons Cross State Lines: Understanding Interstate Weapons Offenses in New Jersey

The issue of interstate weapons offenses is a serious one, especially in a state like New Jersey, which has some of the toughest gun laws in the country. When weapons cross state lines, individuals may unwittingly find themselves in violation of federal and state laws, leading to serious consequences.  In this article, we will discuss the various laws and regulations…

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  • 20 Years of Experience
    When your freedom is at stake, experience matters. At Aydelotte & Scardella, LLC, we have nearly 20 years of experience defending clients just like you. We’re proud to have been recognized by South Jersey Magazine as a Top Lawyer in Criminal Defense, “Rising Star” lawyers by Super Lawyers Magazine, “Awesome Attorney” by South Jersey Magazine in 2018 and by the Mercer County Bar Association for our legal abilities and commitment to legal education.
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  • Dedicated to Our Clients
    At Aydelotte & Scardella, LLC, we have dedicated our legal careers to defending individuals who have been accused of a crime. We will take the time to answer any questions you may have about the charges against you, what to expect during the process and develop the strongest criminal defense strategy available in your case. We know that a criminal conviction can follow you for the rest of your life, so we will leave no stone unturned to ensure that you have the strongest defense as possible.
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    We aggressively fight for individuals who have been charged with assault, shoplifting, sex crimes, domestic violence, drug crimes, weapon offenses, juvenile crimes and much more. Contact Aydelotte & Scardella, LLC today for a free criminal defense consultation. We’re ready to help you get your life back on track.
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