NJ Prostitution & Lewdness Law as Applied to Craigslist

We have previously written regarding the involvement of Craigslist in the prostitution industry.  The heat had been on the internet media giant for allowing ads to be posted for casual encounters and other sexually oriented liaisons.  The position was traditionally that internet advertisers were immune from any criminal culpability or civil liability stemming from promoting prostitution or lewd Continue Reading...

NJ Criminal Defense Attorney Takes Plea in Prostitution Case

A prominent NJ criminal lawyer pleaded guilty the other day to promoting prostitution. The related charge stemmed from his involvement in a popular escort service operated out of New York.  The attorney had originally been charged with felony offenses but the plea involved a downgrade to a misdemeanor offense. It is unclear from the reports as to the exact of the defendant's involvement in the Continue Reading...