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  • The American Institute of Criminal Law Attorneys (AIOCLA) has recognized the outstanding service of Attorney Robert Schuster as 2017 10 Best Criminal Law Attorneys for Client Satisfaction in New York State. The American Institute of Criminal Law Attorneys is a third-party attorney rating organization which publishes a list of the Top 10 Criminal law attorneys in each state annually. Lawyers who ...
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  • Governor Cuomo Signs New DWI Law

    || 18-Dec-2015

    In New York State, repeat driving while intoxicated ( DWI ) offenders are most often penalized with the mandatory installation of an ignition interlock device (IID). An IID prevents the vehicle from being started by anyone with a blood alcohol concentration (BAC) over the legal limit of 0.08%. An audit that included people with multiple DWI convictions in the state between the years of 2012 and ...
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  • New York State Laws Affecting Drivers

    || 6-Jan-2015

    Mr. Schuster believes in the necessity to remain current with legal developments and new laws that govern our state. On November 8, 2009, New York passed a new law regarding DWI and children in the car at the time of arrest. According to NY VAT §1192-2a(b) , also known as Leandra's Law, it is a first-degree felony to operate a motor vehicle while intoxicated and while there is a child ...
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  • DWI Checkpoints on New Year's Eve in Westchester County

    || 31-Dec-2013

    On Christmas Eve, Governor Cuomo issued a press release, warning drivers throughout New York that the State Police and local law enforcement will be cracking down on drunk driving throughout the holiday season. The period between Christmas and New Year's is among the most dangerous on the roads, when the rate of drunk driving accidents spikes sharply. More drivers are getting behind the wheel ...
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  • Tougher DWI Laws for New York

    || 11-Dec-2013

    At the end of October, The Journal News reported on the fact that the DWI laws in New York are being updated to impose tougher penalties for those who are caught driving drunk in Westchester County and statewide. Specifically, a DWI law commonly referred to as "Leandra's Law" is being beefed up with a harsher possible sentence for a conviction for driving while intoxicated with a ...
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