From our Aidala, Bertuna & Kamins P.C. Partner Barry Kamins who is a New York Law Journal Law.com Criminal Law and Procedure columnist, and author of New York Search and Seizure (Lexis/Nexis 2017) as well as a former New York Supreme Court Judge.
CRIMINAL LAW BLOG from #ABKLaw Attorney Michael Jaccarino:
DUI convictions in New York come with harsh penalties, including potential jail time.
A new law in New York City, the Fair Chance Act, prohibits most employers from asking applicants if they have been convicted of a felony.
New York is considering raising the age of criminal responsibility for most crimes from 16 to 18.
OJ Simpson's Parole Granted July 20, 2017
On June 4, it was reported that the former head coach of the New York Knicks, Derek Fisher, was taken into custody on suspicion of drunk driving. The report said that the arrest came after the former head coach flipped his vehicle while driving on U.S. 101.
The Kings County Criminal Bar Association (KCCBA) hosted our Aidala, Bertuna & Kamins P.C. #ABKLaw Partner Hon. Barry Kamins, the former administrative judge of the Kings County Supreme Court, Criminal Term, for a Continuing Legal Education (CLE) lecture on recent developments in search and seizure law at the Brooklyn Bar Association recently.
On May 9, a New York man was indicted on multiple fraud charges. According to the Brooklyn District Attorney's office, the 36-year-old was accused of stealing six house titles that belonged to owners that had died or abandoned their properties.