Mr. Petrus has been interviewed regarding criminal law by television news programs and newspapers throughout New York City.

His media attention includes NBC News Channel 4, CBS 2 News, The New York Post, The Daily News, The New York Times, The Brooklyn Times Ledger, City Limits Weekly, and the AM New York.

Can Anthony Weiner Go to Jail for Sexting a 15-Year-Old Girl?
In this Rolling Stone article New York criminal defense attorney Paul Petrus comments on the possibility of Anthony Weiner going to jail for sexting a 15-year-old girl.
There’s punishment without crime for some noncitizens facing immigration troubles, advocates say. Paul D. Petrus, Jr., a criminal defense and immigration attorney in Manhattan who has one client in ISAP, says the program may actually lead to further overcrowding of detention centers if immigrants either fail to comply with the requirements, or decline to participate – which can result in ICE sending them to a facility.
How The Night Of Gave Us the Ending We Weren’t Expecting
This article explores the final episode of HBO’s mini series “The Night Of” and features a tweet from NYC criminal defense attorney Paul Petrus commenting on the final episode of the series.

“Drunk Drivers” Beware Proposal would give repeat DWI offenders special platesBy: Chuck Bennett AmNew York WriterState lawmakers proposed a law yesterday to brand repeat drunk drivers with distinctive license plates, a move some hailed as a potential lifesaver and others deemed a modern day “Scarlet Letter.”
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