Consequences of Child Seat Belt Violations and Points under VTL 1229 (c)

Teddy bear strapped in with seat belt in back seat of car

Nearly everyone has come across the “Buckle Up, It’s The Law” sign. The reality is that seat belts have proven their potential to save lives in car accidents. Adults are aware of the risks that come with not fastening seat belts. However, children, unlike adults, do not understand the consequences of not attaching the belts,… Read more »

What Happens if you Violate Probation in New York State?

Law enforcement officer interrogating Criminals male with handcuffs

Probation allows you to continue living a productive life while serving your sentence. According to the State and Federal constitutions, New York judges may offer two categories of probation: interim and sentence probations. Interim probation is awarded to suspects before their verdicts are read out. However, most probations are often given after the defendant has… Read more »