Motion to Dismiss

After your attorney has had the chance to review discovery and conduct any investigation, he or she feels is appropriate, the attorney may discuss with you the filing of a motion.  A motion is a formal request to the Court for a ruling on some issue.  Maybe your attorney feels the presentation to the Grand …

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Constructive Possession

Possession is to be construed strictly as signifying intentional control and dominion. State v. McCoy, 116 N.J. 293, 299 (1989). In McCoy, the court characterized it as “the ability to affect physically and care for the item during a span of time”. Id. Possession is separate from knowledge. A person may possess a thing unknowingly …

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