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Defending A Larceny Charge

DEFENDING A LARCENY CHARGE   Larceny offenses are set forth in New York Penal Law section 155. Larceny offenses are separated by degree which is determined by the amount of monies alleged to have been stolen. The most common offense charged is petit larceny under New York Penal Law section 155.25. This offense involves the… Continue Reading

SNOWMOBILING WHILE UNDER THE INFLUENCE OF ALCOHOL OR DRUGS

SNOWMOBILING WHILE UNDER THE INFLUENCE OF ALCOHOL OR DRUGS There are various laws with respect to operating a snowmobile which must be complied with in New York State. Snowmobile laws include requirements and restrictions regarding operator age, registration requirements, safety requirements, document requirements, and speed and trail restrictions. Perhaps one of the most important laws… Continue Reading

CANADIAN CITIZENS & SPEEDING TICKETS

CANADIAN CITIZENS & SPEEDING TICKETS   Canadian citizens frequently travel the United States for shopping, vacations, visiting family, work, or a variety of other reasons. Because Buffalo shares its border with Canada coupled with Buffalo’s numerous shopping outlets, restaurants, and recreation sites, many Canadians traveled to this area in particular. Traveling from Toronto or other… Continue Reading

THE INITIAL D.W.I. COURT APPEARANCE

  An initial court appearance addresses a variety of issues including receipt of the accusatory instruments, reviewing the accusatory instruments, ascertaining their facial sufficiency, informing a defendant of certain rights, and addressing Bail. Depending on the nature of the charges other issues may also be addressed. For example if the case involves harassment, assault, or… Continue Reading

Areas of Service

As a former resident of Wyoming County, Attorney Jason Henskee provides legal services in the following townships: 1: Attica, New York: located on the border of Genesee County, it is the Town where the notorious Attica State Prison is located. It is also home to one of the largest rodeo’s in the Eastern Section of… Continue Reading