ALBANY, NY – Governor Andrew Cuomo conducted a ceremonial bill signing which made texting while driving a primary offense in New York State which means that a driver can be stopped solely for the offense. While it has been against the law to text or use an electronic device while driving in New York for
Published in MSN Money I hadn’t been stopped for speeding in more than 20 years. Call me dull, but I honestly do like to poke along. Driving through the high plains of New Mexico this winter, though, I apparently missed a 40 mph sign where a lonesome highway ducked between buildings before re-emerging into open sky.
A Westfield, NY couple that fraudulently collected $119,990 in Social Security disability payments and Veterans benefits have been caught and convicted. Allene Spearbeck and her husband Harold Spearbeck have been ordered to serve five years’ probation and to pay $120,000 after being convicted of theft of government property by defrauding the Social Security Administration (SSA) and
According to the Rapid City Journal, South Dakota State Representative Kristi Noem has received ten (10!) speeding tickets over the past ten years. Her most recent speeding ticket charged her with going 94 mph in 75 mph zone. She has also been charged with driving without a license. Wait…there’s more. If you look back to November
Police video captured a devastating car crash in Sugarcreek Township, Green County, Ohio. Law enforcement officials say the car was speeding and driving at around 100 miles per hour. As you can see from the below video clip, the car hits the highway divider, goes airborne and then slams into the overpass. Shockingly, the 19-year-old driver
In this case, the defendant was charged with violating the statute that prohibits cell phone use while driving – NJS 39:4-97.3(a). The case came before the Passaic Municipal Court (Hon. Debbie Klugler Irwin, J.M.C., presiding) on March 15, 2010 for arraignment and on April 15, 2010 for trial. At the arraignment, Judge Irwin stated that
New Jersey State Police records show that Garden State Parkway traffic tickets increased a whopping 61% compared to this time last year.
The Social Security Administration (SSA) provides benefits to workers who are disabled in some way and cannot work. Applicants are encouraged to apply for Social Security disability insurance (SSDI) as soon as they become disabled as it can be a difficult process. The main qualifications for SSDI are: that the person suffers from a disability
Red light cameras use radar technology to detect drivers who run red lights at intersections. A camera then snaps a photo of the car and license plate, which is used to identify the driver and send them a ticket in the mail. Drivers usually have no idea that they have a ticket until it arrives
If you are involved in a personal injury, you may have to deal with expensive medical bills. Experiencing a personal injury can affect your employment as you may be unable to return to work due to pain and discomfort. You may be able to receive compensation for medical expenses and lost wages. Some of the