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Afflitto contends the DWI was Giudice's first and that he was cooperative with police and didn't harm anyone by flipping his truck. For the DWI, Davenport imposed $864 in penalties; revoked his driver's license for a year; and ordered him to perform 30 days of community serv ish mansion in Towaco are scheduled to be auctioned off on Aug. 22 to pay creditors. The Giudices filed for Chapter 7 bankruptcy, with reported debts of $11 million and income of just $80,000. Peggy Wright: 973-267-1142; pwrightgannett.com. ALL FURNITURE, MATTRESSES & AREA RUGS ON SALE HOME SALE u 'Housewives' husband: DWI penalty harsh By PEGGY WRIGHT STAFF WRITER The husband of "Real Housewives of New Jersey" star Teresa Giudice will be the lead in his own drama on Aug. 20, when he is expected in Superior Court in Morristown to appeal the sentence he got for driving while intoxicated. Montville resident Giuseppe "Joe" Giudice, 40, was found guilty in March by township Municipal Court Judge Seth I. Davenport of driving while intoxicated on Jan. 14 on Jacksonville Road. He also was found guilty of careless driving and failure to maintain a lane after the 1:47 a.m. accident in which he flipped his truck. The husband of the Bravo channel reality TV show star is fighting the sentence that Davenport imposed, arguing it is too harsh by unfairly including 30 days of community service. If Giudice fails to complete the service, a 30-day jail sentence would be imposed, under Davenport's order. His driver's license was revoked for a year. In court papers, defense lawyer Joseph T. Afflitto Jr. argued that Davenport abused his discretion and that Superior Court Judge Philip J. Maenza, upon his review on Aug. 20, should amend the sentence. Morris County Assistant Prosecutor Matheu Nunn, in court papers, said the imposition of community service or 30 days in jail was fully within the judge's discretion. Nunn noted that Giudice has an abysmal driving record and that Davenport rejected his defense that he drank alcohol at a neighbor's house only after he flipped his truck. Afflitto was not available for comment and Giudice could not be reached as his published home number has been disconnected. Police investigating the crash found Giudice at his neighbor's house. At trial, he tried to use what is known as a "glove box defense," or claim of drinking after an accident so a blood test reading would be invalid. His blood-alcohol content after the crash was 0.11 percent, or above the 0.08 percent at which a mo- SALE $3999 i HI I DYtANPC DUAL-RECUNING SECTIOrUL - ; Reg. $5597. OnlyvtMWi. 87" dual-reclining sofa, 77' duaf-recTining loveseat f with drink console and&WKiga in espresso, Scrfe. Reg. $1999, sale $1499, Loveseat. Keg, 1VW, sate S14WLredinef. Keg. $1399, sale $999. , , 41 " storage ottoman. Reg. $899, iai9SjL; , .. 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He ordered the city to explain why it wanted to hire new firefighters based on an "invalid test." Attorneys for the city said they were disappointed by the ruling. They warned it would force the city to pay millions in overtime to make up for understaffing. k Download our free IPhone App from Tunes Experience Mscy any way you Ilk I IHj Follow us en twHter j Become our fan on facebook To order call 1-800-45-MACYS. REG. PRICES ARE OFFERING PRICES, AND SAVINGS MAY NOT BE BASED ON ACTUAL SALES. HOME SALE PRICES IN EFFECT THROUGH 8152010. Prices and merchandise may differ on macy's com. Furniture must be delivered, and a delivery fee will apply to all indoor furniture purchases and outdoor furniture purchases less than 5999. Ask your sales associate for further information on delivery and restockino fees and other policies. Most furniture Items shown carry warranties; to obtain a manufacturer's warranty before purchasing, visit a store or write: Macy's Warranty Dept., P.O. 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