Monthly Archives: November 2013

KNOW YOUR RIGHTS POLICE GENERALLY CANNOT SEARCH YOUR CAR WITHOUT A SEARCH WARRANT; HOWEVER ITEMS PROPERLY OBSERVED IN “PLAIN VIEW” CAN BE SEIZED BY POLICE. Law enforcement officers are required to obtain search warrants before they search anything including homes, cars, or businesses. There are exceptions to that rule. One of the exceptions to the...
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Katherine Hartman is presenting a seminar on Expungements on Thursday, November 14, 2014. This seminar is free to the Public and is sponsored by the Vicinage Committee on Minority Concerns. Date:                    Thursday, November 14, 2013 Time:                    6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Location:             Burlington County Library 5 Pioneer Boulevard (off Woodlane Road) Westampton, New...
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Katherine Hartman explains the importance of judicial independence in this month’s Burlington County Bar Association President’s Column. If you would like a speaker on this subject please contact Ms. Hartman and she will make arrangements for an attorney to visit your professional association, club or school to discuss judicial independence in the state.   http://burlcobar.org/2013/11/04/presidents-message-2/...
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CITIZENS ARE NOT REQUIRED TO PROVIDE CONSENT TO SEARCH A CAR EVEN IF THE POLICE REQUEST CONSENT. Do you have to provide consent to the police if they ask to search your car? The answer is no, you do not have to provide consent. You have a constitutional right to reject a request for consent...
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