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Blog Posts in December, 2014

What to Expect if You're Pulled Over for DWI in New York

If you've been arrested for driving while intoxicated (DWI) in New York, you need to contact an experienced criminal defense lawyer at Schalk, Ciaccio and Kahn, as soon as possible. Our DWI ...
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Reviews: "Outstanding Results"

At Schalk, Ciaccio & Kahn, P.C., our goal is to provide our clients with the best legal representation. Take a look at our latest reviews on Facebook and please take a moment to leave a review of ...
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Different Types of Drug Charges

Drug offenses can be prosecuted on the state or the federal level. State and federal laws both take a strict stance on drug offenses, given that substance abuse causes needless deaths and injuries. If ...
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"The Legality of Radar Detectors in New York"

Have you considered purchasing a radar detector for yourself or maybe for someone else as a holiday gift? Good news: if you're purchasing the radar detector for use in New York, they are likely ...
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Knowing Your Rights in New York | Part 2

Our last article discussed an officer's reasonable suspicion to pull a vehicle over. With that in mind, let's now consider an officer's ability to search a vehicle. How can an officer ...
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Knowing Your Rights in New York | Part 1

In Robbins v. California Justice Powell famously commented that "The law of search and seizure with respect to automobiles is intolerably confusing." If this area of the law is difficult for ...
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How to Act When You're Pulled Over

Attorneys often represent clients who made a few mistakes while getting pulled over and are subsequently facing additional charges. Whether or not you've been doing something illegal when ...
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