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Jul

30

2012
Brooklyn Man Facing Multiple Drug Charges

Brooklyn Man Facing Multiple Drug Charges

A routine traffic stop did not go at all well for a Brooklyn man recently when officers discovered drug paraphernalia and pot in his car. It is not known whether the man or his passenger have retained a drug lawyer in Brooklyn, but clearly, they will need one as the “war on drugs” is alive and well in Brooklyn. Police pulled 22-year-old Joseph Poon, of Brooklyn,...

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Jul

17

2012
Don’t Mind Your Own Business Campaign to Target Domestic Violence

Don’t Mind Your Own Business Campaign to Target Domestic Violence

The New York Police Department and the Mayor’s Office have joined together with the five boroughs, including Brooklyn, in a campaign targeted at domestic violence. A lawyer is available for those who are victims of violence and need U or T visas. The Don’t Mind Your Own Business campaign encourages Brooklyn residents and those throughout the city to contact authorities if they suspect that anyone...

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Jul

03

2012
An Ironic Role Reversal

An Ironic Role Reversal

In an ironic turn of events, an assistant DA in Brooklyn faces criminal charges following a traffic stop. It is not known if the man will hire a criminal defense lawyer or serve as his own defense. According to reports, Yaser Othman, a Brooklyn Assistant District Attorney, is facing criminal charges for resisting arrest and possession of marijuana. Officials indicated that the 41-year-old lawyer took a...

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Jun

04

2012
Is It Really True That I Can’t Drive in Long Island If I Have a DWI?

Is It Really True That I Can’t Drive in Long Island If I Have a DWI?

If you are convicted of any driving violation related to drugs or alcohol in Long Island or anywhere else in the state of New York, your licensed will automatically be suspended or revoked. However, by enrolling in a Drinking Driver Program (DDP) in Long Island or wherever is most convenient, you may be able to obtain a conditional license that allows you to drive in...

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May

15

2012
Years of Domestic Violence Impacted Murder Suspect

Years of Domestic Violence Impacted Murder Suspect

If the trial of Matthew Taranto for the murder of his father has showed anything, it is that years of domestic violence culminated in the shooting death of Salvatore Taranto. While Matthew’s mother, Camille, was in Long Island, Matthew Taranto shot and killed his father, Salvatore. According to Taranto’s defense lawyer, Taranto was acting in self-defense, defending himself against two death threats from his father...

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