Category: State News

Lung Association Names Lautenberg “Lung Health Champion”

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The American Lung Association honored U.S. Senator Frank Lautenberg (D-NJ) today with its national Lung Health Champion Award for his unwavering leadership and commitment to the fight for healthy lungs and healthy air. The award was presented before a joint session of the American Lung Association’s Board of Directors and Nationwide Assembly in Washington.

Appeals Court Upholds Murder Conviction Of Ocean Township Man Who Claimed He Was On A Mission From God

FREEHOLD — A state Appellate Court panel has affirmed the competency and conviction of an Ocean Township man who claimed he was Jesus Christ and on a mission from God when he murdered and dismembered his 88-year-old grandmother and 31-year-old former girlfriend on June 8, 2004, Acting Monmouth County Prosecutor Christopher J. Gramiccioni announced.