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New Expungement Opportunities in New Jersey
November 12, 2018

As of October, 2018, the State of New Jersey has put into effect a number of changes to their expungement laws. Signed into law at the end of last year by Governor Chris Christie, the new law allows many more people to request that their record be expunged. Currently, New Jersey courts process about 10,000 expungement applications every year. This … Read More>

New Jersey Governor Chris Christie Seeks New Bill to Expand Criminal Record Expungement
March 10, 2017

Governor Chris Christie announced Wednesday that he wants to sign a bill before the end of his term to help former prison inmates improve their futures by clearing their past. The governor said he plans to work with Democratic lawmakers on reforms for expunging criminal convictions—a matter of serious importance for those that would like better opportunities for employment (among … Read More>

NJ Firearm Rights and Laws
New Jersey Gun/Firearm Laws & Expungements
February 2, 2017

New Jersey law prohibits certain individuals from possessing firearms, such as those convicted of aggravated assault, burglary, unlawful use, possession, or sale of a controlled substance, domestic violence-related crimes, and others listed in the New Jersey Code of Criminal Justice, Title 2C: 39-7. The State has some of the most restrictive gun laws in the country, so it is important … Read More>

NJ Expungement Laws
What You Need to Know About New Jersey Expungements
February 1, 2017

Expunge or Seal your New Jersey Criminal Record In New Jersey, your criminal records are readily available to the public regardless of whether or not you were actually convicted of a crime. This can make it incredibly difficult to pass background checks for employment, housing, and various licenses . Fortunately, New Jersey laws provide for criminal record expungement in many cases. … Read More>

Review your Criminal Record to Obtain a New Jersey Expungement
January 14, 2017

If you want a criminal record expunged in New Jersey, the first step to take is to obtain a full report of your criminal history. There are a few methods that can be used to gather this necessary information. Generally, you can do one of four things: 1) contact the sentencing court for a final disposition, 2) get a fingerprint … Read More>

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What Are New Jersey’s Gun Laws?
January 8, 2017

New Jersey law prohibits certain individuals from possessing firearms, such as those convicted of aggravated assault, burglary, unlawful use, possession, or sale of a controlled substance, domestic violence-related crimes, and others listed in the New Jersey Code of Criminal Justice, Title 2C: 39-7. The State has some of the most restrictive gun laws in the country, so it is important … Read More>