ELIZABETH – A Union County judge ruled that a blogger is entitled to the protections of state law that prevents the news media from being forced to reveal their sources. Tina Renna, president of the nonprofit Union County Watchdog Association,…
TRENTON – A North Jersey doctor with a medical office in Jersey City was sentenced to state prison today for attempting to hire a hit man to kill two people – his lover and his business partner, Attorney General Jeffrey S. Chiesa announced. He also defrauded the Medicaid program.
TRENTON – The New Jersey Department of Transportation (NJDOT) has announced a proposed capital program for Fiscal Year 2014 that supports $2.6 billion in NJDOT investments and another $1.2 billion in NJ Transit improvements, for a total program of $3.8 billion.
TRENTON – A Paterson man was sentenced to prison in connection with his arrest last August, when detectives executed a search warrant at his house during a drug investigation and discovered that he had been keeping his girlfriend locked in their bedroom, Attorney General Jeffrey S. Chiesa announced.
STATE — Princeton, Palisades Park, North Bergen, Secaucus, Garfield, Perth Amboy, Kearny and Hopatcong are the latest New Jersey municipalities to adopt outdoor smoke-free air ordinances covering outdoor public recreation areas, state officials announced today.
TRENTON– Assemblywoman Linda Stender today announced plans to introduce a bill that would prohibit video games containing mature and adult content in public places.
STATE – The Democratic State Committee won a victory in its bid to knock would-be gubernatorial candidate Carl Bergmanson off of the June primary ballot.
TRENTON – Attorney General Jeffrey S. Chiesa and Division of Highway Traffic Safety Acting Director Gary Poedubicky today joined traffic safety leaders nationwide during “Distracted Driving Awareness” month to renew their calls for motorists to put their distractions away and just concentrate on driving.
TRENTON – The Office of the Attorney General released the final report of the New Jersey SAFE Task Force, created by Gov. Chris Christie and tasked with evaluating violence in New Jersey and its intersection with the issues of gun control, addiction, mental health and school safety.
Who is the Perth Amboy mayor? by Robert Sottilaro When the Democrats met to select an assembly member to the state legislature a few years ago, Wilda Diaz was pushing for M. E. Rodriguez, an excellent candidate. The vote went for…