STATE – In a detailed analysis provided to the state Senate and Assembly Budget Committees, the Education Law Center concluded that Gov. Chris Christie’s proposal for school aid funding in the fiscal year 2013 budget violates the state Constitution, state law and a court order.
NEWARK – Thirteen individuals, including one alleged member of the Genovese organized crime family and 12 members and associates of its LaScala Crew, were charged today in connection with an illegal, on-line gambling operation, U.S. Attorney Paul J. Fishman announced.
STATE – An analysis by Eugene Kiely of FactCheck.org finds fault with a number of claims in a television commercial that touts Gov. Chris Christie’s record.
On Friday May 18, 2012, a New Jersey appellate court affirmed – and published – the trial court’s decision in Dock Street Seafood, Inc. v. City of Wildwood, ___ N.J. Super. ___ (Law Div. Docket No. L-17056-06).
WASHINGTON, DC—U. S. Senators Frank R. Lautenberg (D-NJ) and Robert Menendez (D-NJ) today announced that the Senate Appropriations Committee has approved more than $132 million for military construction projects in New Jersey.
STATE — Clean Ocean Action (COA), a coalition of over 130 organizations, will journey from Cape May, New Jersey to Montauk, New York to bring attention to the need for a clean ocean and educate the public about the New Jersey/New York Clean Ocean Zone Initiative.
TRENTON – An Assembly panel approved a Democrat-sponsored measure aimed at halting the state Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) from circumventing existing environmental regulations.
TRENTON – An Assembly panel approved bipartisan legislation that would decriminalize the possession of 15 grams or less of marijuana.
NEW YORK — Following four recent construction incidents that took place in Northern New Jersey, the U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration is calling on construction companies to ensure that employees working above 6 feet have the proper equipment to protect themselves from falls on the job.
STATE — Average retail gasoline prices in New Jersey have fallen 5.4 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $3.57 per gallon yesterday. This compares with the national average that has fallen 2.8 cents per gallon in the last week to $3.70 per gallon, according to gasoline price website NewJerseyGasPrices.com.