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Mr. Tumelty represented Helena Hendricks, who was charged with first degree murder in Atlantic County Superior Court. The defendant faced a number of additional charges, including armed robbery, conspiracy and possession of a handgun for an unlawful purpose. At the conclusion of a jury trial that lasted three weeks, the defendant was found "not guilty" of all charges.

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The Top 3 Questions To Help Beat DWI Charges

If you get pulled over and blow a .08 or higher during a breathalyzer test, you’ll be charged with a DWI. If you get convicted of a DWI, you could go to jail or lose your driver’s license. The likelihood of getting a conviction is much higher if you try to represent yourself. Unless you’ve […]

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9 Consequences Of Weed Possession In New Jersey

The United States is getting more lenient with marijuana, but possession is still a crime in New Jersey. If you get caught with weed, you could face some major consequences. Penalties For Simple Possession Of Marijuana (50 Grams Or Less) Fewer than 50 grams of pot is considered a disorderly persons offense. A few penalties […]

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7 Types of Casino Crimes That Happen In Atlantic City

There’s a lot of fun to be had in Atlantic City. There’s also a lot of trouble. There is temptation everywhere and most people can handle it, but some people can’t and end up with criminal charges. If you’re planning on going to Atlantic City, there will be plenty to do and see. But these […]

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5 Penalties People Face When Charged With Underage Gambling

Gambling is fun, but you need to be at least 21-years-old to do it in Atlantic County, New Jersey. This can be confusing in casinos since people are technically allowed inside the casino if they’re under 21 as long as they’re not on the gambling floor. This means that if you happen to be in […]

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Is Street Racing Illegal?

Street racing has become increasingly popular due to movies like the Fast and the Furious, pop culture and advancements in technology that have improved the speed and safety of various vehicles. Dozens of spectators often come out to witness these highly dangerous races. Is Street Racing Illegal in New Jersey? Despite its popularity, New Jersey […]

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