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Victory for fair housing




The New Jersey Supreme Court Wednesday delivered an important victory for tens of thousands of New Jersey families by ruling that towns were responsible for meeting housing needs which accumulated during the 16-year “gap period” when the state’s fair housing…

New Jersey buys police body-cameras




Some 37 law enforcement agencies across New Jersey will share $566,000 in grants to buy police body-worn cameras. Since 2015, the Attorney General’s Office has provided more than $4.5 million, including the new round of funds, to enable the State…

Senators want to hear from foreclosure victims




Twenty-five U.S. Senators signed a letter to Finance Committee Chairman Orrin Hatch (R-Utah) demanding that he allow victims of financial crisis profiteering to testify during the Treasury Secretary-designee’s Steven Mnuchin’s confirmation hearing. The hearing for Mnuchin, President-elect Donald Trump’s pick as…