NEWARK – Attorney General Jeffrey S. Chiesa and the State Division of Consumer Affairs have filed suit against two individuals and the home improvement companies they own or owned, alleging they defrauded consumers.
ATLANTIC CITY – More than 400 individuals from across New Jersey and other states turned themselves in on the first day of Fugitive Safe Surrender – Southern New Jersey Region, Attorney General Jeffrey S. Chiesa and State Parole Chairman James T. Plousis announced.
NEWARK – A Manalapan man was sentenced Thursday to 48 months in federal prison, the last of eight people sentenced this week for their roles in an oxycodone distribution scheme involving the owner of an Edison pharmacy, U.S. Attorney Paul J. Fishman announced.
TRENTON – A Jersey City man pleaded guilty today to trying to cover up commercial bribes that his boss, a bounty hunter, allegedly paid to an insurance company executive, Attorney General Jeffrey S. Chiesa announced.
WASHINGTON, D.C.—U.S. Sen. Frank R. Lautenberg (D-NJ), a member of the Appropriations Subcommittee on Transportation, Housing, and Urban Development (THUD), announced that the Senate Appropriations Committee today approved $20 million for Amtrak to continue work on the Gateway Tunnel project as part of the FY 2013 THUD appropriations bill. The bill must now be approved by the full Senate.
CHERRY HILL – Attorney General Jeffrey S. Chiesa and the New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs today expanded “Project Medicine Drop,” a statewide initiative to help everyday citizens join the fight against the abuse of addictive, deadly prescription drugs.
TRENTON — Republican Senators representing districts with large numbers of New York City commuters have sent a letter to Mayor Michael Bloomberg expressing their strong opposition to any effort to restore a 0.45% income tax on New Jersey commuters working in New York City.