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Morristown NJ Gun Charges, Aggravated Assault, Terroristic Threats All Downgraded to Disorderly Conduct

Possession of a Weapon for an Unlawful Purpose Charge Morris County NJ Firearms Lawyers with offices in Morristown, New Jersey Travis J. Tormey recently represented a client facing serious charges in Morris County NJ including 2nd degree possession of a weapon for an unlawful purpose (under NJSA 2C:39-4A(1), terroristic threats (under NJSA 2C:12-3B), and aggravated…Continue Reading

Probationary Sentence for Client Convicted of Second Degree Assault Weapon Possession

Essex County NJ Illegal Weapons Possession Lawyers Gun Lawyers with offices in Newark, NJ The Essex County weapons defense lawyers at the Tormey Law Firm recently kept another client out of prison. Our client was charged with the unlawful possession of an assault rifle, which carries a presumption of mandatory incarceration without parole eligibility, pursuant…Continue Reading

NJ Supreme Court Case Gun Laws – State v. Benjamin

NJ Supreme Court Decision on Firearms Laws – State v. Benjamin On April 5, 2017, in State v. Kassey Benjamin the New Jersey Supreme Court determined that there are sufficient procedural safeguards in place for defendants to appeal Graves Act waiver denials that that, in such cases, defendants are not entitled to discovery of the…Continue Reading

NJ Supreme Court Establishes Guideline for Graves Act Waiver Procedure on Gun Cases

NJ Gun Laws On April 5, 2017, in State v. Shaquille E. Nance, Taja Willis-Bolton, and Alvin D. Williams, the New Jersey Supreme Court set forth the procedural framework for the appropriate application of Graves Act waivers. The Graves Act, N.J.S.A. 2C:43-6(c) imposes a mandatory minimum term of incarceration, without parole eligibility, on an offender…Continue Reading

Warren County NJ BB Gun Charges Result in PTI Admission and No Criminal Record

Belvidere NJ BB Gun Charge Defense Lawyers The Warren County criminal defense team at the Tormey Law Firm just helped another satisfied client avoid a criminal record in the New Jersey Superior Court, Criminal Division, in Belvidere, New Jersey. Initially, out client was facing multiple third degree weapons charges for the unlawful possession of weapons pursuant…Continue Reading

Two Suspects Busted with Drugs, Gun on GWB in Fort Lee, NJ

Port Authority police officers recently arrested two people on handgun possession charges and drug possession charges on the George Washington Bridge in Fort Lee, NJ. The arrests were made within 12 hours of each other. Police officers made the first arrest around 4:40 p.m. when patrol cops spotted a 2003 Volvo with a cracked windshield.…Continue Reading

Tormey Law Firm Beats Jersey City NJ Gun Charge

Christopher Perry, Esq. of the Tormey Law Firm LLC recently helped a client beat criminal charges for illegal possession of a handgun. This crime is classified as a second degree felony, so the client faced up to 10 years in New Jersey State Prison if convicted on the very serious charges. Our client was arrested…Continue Reading

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Hackensack, NJ 07601

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Morristown, NJ 07960

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