CDH Law, PLLC discusses the different types of drug charges in New York.

New York Drug Charges

New York is well known as having some of the strictest, harshest drug laws in the United States. While the laws regarding the making, sale, and distribution of drugs are complex, New York has made it clear that those convicted of these kinds of charges will face serious consequences. Extended prison sentences and heavy fines […]

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CDH Law, PLLC discusses aggravated harassment in the second degree.

Aggravated Harassment in the Second Degree

Harassment Charges Misdemeanor charges should be taken very seriously. While the penalties may not be as severe for misdemeanors as they are for felonies, facing a misdemeanor conviction still means you will potentially be hit with substantial fines, possible jail time, and other collateral damage to your personal and professional life. A misdemeanor conviction will […]

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CDH Law, PLLC discusses embezzlement and it potential penalties in New York.

Embezzlement and its Potential Penalties

Embezzlement Terms like embezzlement and larceny seem to get jumbled together when thinking about criminal law. To clear things up a bit, embezzlement is a form of larceny. Larceny, what many refer to as “theft,” refers to the wrongful taking of property from its rightful owner. A person may commit larceny through embezzlement. Embezzlement falls […]

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CDH Law discusses why there are so many summer divorces.

Summer Divorces

Memories of summers when you were growing up may bring images of beach time, backyard barbecues, family vacations, and freedom. You rarely see all of the effort that was put into these activities until you are a grown-up with a family of your own. The financial pressures of paying for a vacation, the extended time […]

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CDH Law discusses what you need to do to prepare for divorce in New York.

Preparing for Divorce

Divorce is a major transitional time. Whether it is uncontested or contested, divorce will bring major life changes. If you are in the midst of a divorce or are even considering a divorce, preparing for the divorce process can help you cope with what lies ahead. Preparing for Divorce: What Can You Do? One of […]

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CDH Law discusses what a prenuptial agreement is.

Prenuptial Agreements

A prenuptial agreement is often a sensitive topic to broach with your significant other. As you plan for marriage and a future together, couples often shy away from discussing such an agreement as it plans for a future in which they are separated by divorce or death. Prenuptial agreements, however, can bring a great deal […]

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New York No-Fault Divorce

If you have looked into getting a divorce in New York, you have probably run into some complicated legal jargon. One of these terms may have been “no fault” divorce. There is enough to deal with when you are contemplating divorce without having to worry about the complexities of the legal process. Here is an […]

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Failure to Pay New York Traffic Fines

Whether the ticket was for running a stop sign or speeding, it is important to pay the fine for your traffic violation. Address the fine right away. It is far too easy to put the ticket in your glove box and forget the incident ever happened. Failure to pay a New York Traffic fine will […]

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Veteran’s Treatment Court opens in Onondaga County

The brand new Veteran’s Treatment Court in Onondaga County is a judicial diversion program for misdemeanor and felony level veteran offenders.  The goal of this court is to help those that served our nation by providing them an alternative to the traditional justice system.  CDH Law, a veteran-owned law firm, is proud to participate in […]

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Trial acquittal on felony assault charge

Witnesses claimed our client participated in a brutal assault.  He was charged with assault in the first degree and faced up to 25 years in prison if convicted.  Before trial, these witnesses identified our client in a photo lineup.  At trial, we were able to persuade the jury that their testimony was unreliable and the […]

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