Year: 2019

Lunsford Act Penalties in New Jersey Child Sexual Abuse Cases

Lunsford Act Penalties in New Jersey Child Sexual Abuse Cases

December 24, 2019

New Jersey has adopted its own version of the Lunsford Act. This law creates mandatory guidelines for plea bargaining and sentencing where the victim of sexual assault is under the age of thirteen (13). Prosecutors and judges are bound by these guidelines and are strictly prohibited from allowing ch

Aggravated Sexual Assault Charges Falling Under the Lunsford Act

Aggravated Sexual Assault Charges Falling Under the Lunsford Act

October 7, 2019

New Jersey Criminal Defense Attorneys for Clients Charged With Aggravated Sexual Assault There are special plea and sentencing implications that are triggered when someone charged with a New Jersey aggravated sexual assault offense falls within the Jessica Lunsford Act. This law increased the punish

U.S. v. Gorman – lewd conduct offense at Gunnison Beach

U.S. v. Gorman – lewd conduct offense at Gunnison Beach

March 18, 2019

Our law firm strives to provide as much legal material as possible for those interested in researching criminal offenses in New Jersey. Lewdness charges arising at Gunnison Beach are a relevant topic given how many violations are issued every summer at this location on the Sandy Hook Unit of the...