authenticWEB’s online video production team is pleased to present a new video blog post series they created for New York City criminal defense attorney Paul D. Petrus, Jr.

When someone is caught with a small amount of drugs they may be issues a desk appearance ticket at the police station. This is usually done if the individual does not have a prior record or open warrant. The DAT requires the person to show up in court on a specific day. When someone is issued a DAT it means they will not spend that night in jail however they may face prison time if they are convicted of the crime.

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