State Reaches Settlement With Defendants Accused Of Using Charity To Avoid Tax On Luxury Cars

NEWARK – Attorney General Jeffrey S. Chiesa and the New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs today announced a settlement agreement with defendants accused of fraudulently using a cancer charity’s tax exempt status to purchase millions of dollars’ worth of luxury cars without paying sales tax. The defendants exported the vehicles across Europe, Asia, and North America.

Trainer Admits Submitting Forged Medical To Clear Fighters For Mixed Martial Arts

Philip Dunlap (Photo courtesy of the NJ Attorney General's Office)

TRENTON – A man who trains fighters for amateur Mixed Martial Arts contests in New Jersey pleaded guilty today to submitting false documents, including medical forms, to the State Athletic Control Board so that his athletes could fight without undergoing mandatory physical examinations and medical tests, Attorney General Jeffrey S. Chiesa announced.

Nominations Open For 21th Annual Union County Women Of Excellence Awards

Photo caption (photo attached): The annual Women of Excellence award recognizes the many different contributions of women to Union County. At the award ceremony last spring, Union County Freeholder Chairman Alexander Mirabella (L), Freeholder Vice Chairman Linda Carter (2nd L) and (from 3rd R) Freeholders Deborah Scanlon, Vernell Wright and Bette Jane Kowalski congratulated Sheriff’s Captain Cynthia Weber for her Excellence in Law Enforcement award. (photo: Jim Lowney/County of Union)

UNION COUNTY – Members of the public are invited to submit their nominees for the 21st annual Women of Excellence awards program, sponsored by the Union County Commission on the Status of Women and the Union County Board of Chosen Freeholders.