Posts Tagged: Monmouth County DWI

Big Potential Changes to NJ DWI Law

New Jersey DWI law may be undergoing a big. big change that will have a huge impact on individuals convicted of driving drunk. The act, S-2427, passed by the Senate on June 27th yet still must pass through the Assembly before it can be signed by the Governor. If it does pass into law, however, it… Read more »

Subsequent DWI Offenses: The 10-Year Rule

N.J.S.A. 39:4-50(a)(3) provides a certain measure of relief to multiple offenders who go more than 10 years between offenses. Pursuant to this rule, if the second DWI offense occurs more than 10 years after the first offense, the Court is required to treat the second DWI offense as a first offense for sentencing purposes. The… Read more »