Law & Justice

March 20, 2019

TRENTON – Looking to improve safety for all of New Jersey’s student bus riders, Assemblymen Clinton Calabrese, Nicholas Chiaravalloti and Chris Tully sponsored legislation requiring school buses to have a display of identifying information in order for the public to easily report potential bus ...

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(TRENTON) – On legislation (A-4498) that would revise procedures for expunging records of conviction, which was advanced by the Assembly Appropriations Committee, sponsors Assembly Democrats Jamel Holley, Angela McKnight and Benjie Wimberly issued the following statements Monday:            ...

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Annual ‘Dirty Dozen’ list continues IRS YouTube Videos: Tax Scams – English | Spanish | ASL Dirty Dozen – English | Spanish | ASL IR-2019-28 WASHINGTON — As the April filing deadline approaches, the Internal Revenue Service today warned taxpayers to be alert to tax time phone scams ...

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The Israel Support Comnmittee of Central New Jersey will have four experts from The Center for Near East Policy Research explain how the United Nations Relief Works Agency (UNRWA) became a terrorist incubator. The presentation will take place at the JCC of Central New Jersey (1391 Martine ...

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SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ -- The Israel Support Comnmittee of Central New Jersey will have four experts from The Center for Near East Policy Research explain how the United Nations Relief Works Agency (UNRWA) became a terrorist incubator. The presentation will take place at the JCC of Central New Jersey ...

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NEWARK, NJ -- The Vatican announced on Saturday that Cardinal Theodore E. McCarrick, formerly the Archbishop of the Archdiocese of Newark, has been defrocked. It is believed to be the first time an American archbishop has been removed from the ministry following accusations of sexual ...

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Budget deal includes priority Pascrell championed WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Rep. Bill Pascrell, Jr. (D-N.J.-09) issued a statement following the passage by the House of Representatives of a budget bill that includes $640 million for the Urban Area Security Initiative, a figure $10 million above ...

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The League of Women Voters of Berkeley Heights, New Providence and Summit invites the public to attend a talk, #MeToo: Violence Against Women: History and Hope by Ruth Anne Koenick on March 11, 2019 at 7:30PM. It will be held in the DeCorso Center, 5 East 4th street, New Providence. Ruth Anne ...

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Turning Minimum Wage into a “Livable NJ Wage,” Measure Provides Incremental Increases for Workers (TRENTON) – Clearing its first legislative hurdle, the bi-partisan- and administration –supported measure setting gradual minimum wage thresholds to reach $15 in five years was advanced Thursday by ...

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Bill Prompted by Pregnant Cow Roaming on Highway, Headed to Slaughterhouse In an effort to ensure the humane treatment of animals, Assemblyman Benjie E. Wimberly (D-Bergen, Passaic) has introduced legislation to make the slaughter, transport for slaughter, or sale of a pregnant cow a ...

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TRENTON – Legislation sponsored by Senator Joseph Lagana, which would require hospitals to provide breast cancer patients with information concerning reconstructive surgery, cleared the Senate Health, Human Services and Senior Citizens Committee. “Breast cancer is the most commonly diagnosed ...

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TRENTON, N.J. – Attorney General Gurbir S. Grewal and Middlesex County Prosecutor Andrew C. Carey today announced that a priest from Phillipsburg, N.J., has been arrested and charged with multiple criminal counts in the sexual assault of a child who was between the ages of 14 and 17. The ...

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"It is with a heavy heart that I send my deepest condolences to the family of Jameek Lowery. As a mother of a son, I mourn with Jameek's mother and pray the family receives the answers they need, the fairness in justice they seek, the independent investigation they deserve, and peace that comes ...

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Attorney General Gurbir S. Grewal announced that New Jersey has entered into a multi-state settlement with Neiman Marcus that resolves allegations the chain failed to protect the personal information of shoppers who made in-store purchases using payment cards. A December 2013 hacking incident ...

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TRENTON, NJ - Attorney General Gurbir S. Grewal announced today that New Jersey has entered into a multi-state settlement with Neiman Marcus that resolves allegations the chain failed to protect the personal information of shoppers who made in-store purchases using payment cards. A December 2013 ...

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RED BANK, NJ - The law firm of Lindabury, McCormick, Estabrook & Cooper, P.C., announced it has been chosen as the only New Jersey-based law firm to author a chapter in the prestigious 2019 Chambers Global Practice Guide for Regional Employment. This selection underscores Lindabury’s recognized ...

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The law firm of Lindabury, McCormick, Estabrook & Cooper, P.C., announced it has been chosen as the only New Jersey-based law firm to author a chapter in the prestigious 2019 Chambers Global Practice Guide for Regional Employment. This selection underscores Lindabury’s recognized leadership ...

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A Middlesex County man has admitted to striking and killing a female pedestrian in Linden in 2017, then fleeing the scene of the crime and attempting to cover it up, acting Union County Prosecutor Michael A. Monahan announced Tuesday. Michael Nicholson, 52, of the Colonia section of Woodbridge, ...

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FREEHOLD –   A Monmouth County Grand Jury has returned a 47-count indictment against a local youth tennis instructor with varying charges including kidnapping, sexual assault and other misconduct involving a student and other local children, announced Prosecutor Christopher J.

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TRENTON, NJ – Attorney General Gurbir S. Grewal announced on Dec. 28 that New Jersey is among the states joining a settlement agreement with Wells Fargo Bank that resolves allegations the company engaged in a variety of sales, lending and other improper business practices for more than 10 ...

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    TRENTON – Attorney General Gurbir S. Grewal announced today that New Jersey is among the states joining a settlement agreement with Wells Fargo Bank that resolves allegations the company engaged in a variety of sales, lending, and other improper business practices for more than a ...

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