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Can a criminal lawyer have DWI charges reduced in Westchester County New York?

Almost one third of  U.S. traffic crash deaths involved drivers who were under the influence of alcohol at levels of .08 g/dL or higher, and alcohol-related accidents were still increased by impaired drivers with lower alcohol levels.  Drunk…
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Is an attorney necessary after excessive speed causes an accident in White Plains New York?

Because New York is a “no fault” insurance state, reimbursement to drivers is facilitated with a shorter waiting time and covers certain injuries and vehicle damage directly related to an accident.  Victims who are injured can seek compensation…

What is Considered a Hate Crime in the State of New York and What are the Penalties for Committing One?

New York State defines a hate crime as “a traditional offense that is motivated by bias.” A person is guilty of committing a hate crime when he or she engages in an act that “targets a victim because of a perception or belief about their…

What are the Penalties for Underage Drinking in New York State?

In the state of NY, is it considered unlawful for anyone under the age of 21 to consume alcohol in any amount or possess an alcoholic beverage with the intent to consume [Source: NY ABC Sec. 65 (C)]. Despite the fact that the law prohibits…

Darren DeUrso

Being involved in any type of legal matter can be a very stressful experience. Two of the most common legal situations that White Plains residents find themselves in is facing a criminal charge or being part of a family law case. Although it's…