Law & Justice

December 10, 2018

NEW YORK, NY - In response to the New Jersey Attorney General’s announcement last week of a new Immigrant Trust Directive, ADL’s New York / New Jersey Regional Director Evan Bernstein released the following statement: MORE:  New Rules Limit What Local Police May Ask; Cooperation with ICE Also ...

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Morris County Prosecutor Fredric M. Knapp, Chief of Investigations Stephen F. Wilson Jr., and Rockaway Borough Police Chief Conrad Pepperman announce the arrest of two individuals for drug-related charges in connection with the distribution of controlled dangerous substances in Rockaway ...

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 TRENTON, NJ – An Assembly panel on Thursday released legislation sponsored by Assembly Members Valerie Vainieri Huttle and Nancy Pinkin to conduct a study of untested sexual assault exam kits in the state to get clarity on the policies and procedures that regulate the testing, and what the state ...

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The public is invited to join with the Union County Board of Chosen Freeholders and the New Jersey chapter of Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America to honor the memory of the 26 children and adults who were murdered in a single act of gun violence at the Sandy Hook Elementary School in ...

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Mayor Al Morgan joined Family Law Attorney and Founder of Divorce Dynasty, Karolina Dehnhard, as well as her co-host, David Tawil, on WMTR The Law Matters to provide support and recognition for the concierge divorce service platform Dehnhard has created.    Divorce Dynasty is a group of ...

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The public is invited to join with the Union County Board of Chosen Freeholders and the New Jersey chapter of Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America to honor the memory of the 26 children and adults who were murdered in a single act of gun violence at the Sandy Hook Elementary School in ...

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The public is invited to join with the Union County Board of Chosen Freeholders and the New Jersey chapter of Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America to honor the memory of the 26 children and adults who were murdered in a single act of gun violence at the Sandy Hook Elementary School in ...

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TRENTON, NJ – After hearing from communities and all potential stakeholders throughout New Jersey, the Assembly Appropriations Committee Monday approved a measure that would set new, unprecedented regulation in the state for the possession, personal use, and sale of cannabis. Currently Colorado, ...

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WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Sen. Cory Booker (D-NJ), a member of the Senate Judiciary Committee, announced his support of the bipartisan criminal justice reform package introduced in the Senate. Other cosponsors include Sens. Chuck Grassley (D-IA), Richard Durbin (D-IL), Mike Lee (R-UT), Lindsay ...

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Lindabury, McCormick, Estabrook & Cooper P.C., announced today that Steven L. Fox has joined the firm in its Red Bank, New Jersey office. Mr. Fox will focus his practice on commercial disputes with a particular focus on providing advice and counsel to management in the area of employment ...

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WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Sen. Cory Booker (D-NJ), a member of the Senate Judiciary Committee, announced his support of the bipartisan criminal justice reform package introduced in the Senate today. Other cosponsors include Sens. Chuck Grassley (D-IA), Richard Durbin (D-IL), Mike Lee (R-UT), Lindsay ...

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WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Sen. Cory Booker (D-NJ), a member of the Senate Judiciary Committee, announced his support of the bipartisan criminal justice reform package introduced in the Senate today. Other cosponsors include Sens. Chuck Grassley (D-IA), Richard Durbin (D-IL), Mike Lee (R-UT), Lindsay ...

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Older New Jerseyans can apply for pharmaceutical assistance, Medicare help, utility assistance and many more programs TRENTON – Older New Jerseyans are now just one click away from important benefits and savings. The Department of Human Services’ (DHS) Division of Aging Services has launched ...

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Older New Jerseyans can apply for pharmaceutical assistance, Medicare help, utility assistance and many more programs TRENTON – Older New Jerseyans are now just one click away from important benefits and savings. The Department of Human Services’ (DHS) Division of Aging Services has launched ...

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Older New Jerseyans can apply for pharmaceutical assistance, Medicare help, utility assistance and many more programs TRENTON – Older New Jerseyans are now just one click away from important benefits and savings. The Department of Human Services’ (DHS) Division of Aging Services has launched ...

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A 23 year-old Mexican national who is illegally present in the United States is facing murder charges in Missouri. He was released from the custody of the Middlesex County Jail earlier this year after a U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s (ICE) Enforcement and Removal Operations (ERO) ...

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The South Orange Chamber of Commerce will host a presentation "Nursing Homes: What you Need to Know to Keep Loved Ones Safe" at BCB Bank, 200 Valley Street, in South Orange at 6 p.m. on Wednesday, November 14. Click Here for additional information.  

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MORRISTOWN, NJ—On November 2, 2018 a group of community volunteers were sworn in as Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) by The Honorable Michael P. Wright. CASA of Morris and Sussex Counties, a local non-profit organization, trains and supervises community volunteers to advocate for the best ...

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TRENTON – A series of school bus safety bills sponsored by Senate Transportation Committee Chair Patrick J. Diegnan, Jr. and Senator Joseph Lagana as well as Senator Vin Gopal, Senator Linda Greenstein, Senator James Holzapfel and Senator Kristen Corrado cleared the Senate today. The package ...

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The Union County Rape Crisis Center seeks volunteer advocates to join its crisis response team after completing a training course in November and December. Training will be held during daytime business hours. The Rape Crisis Center is a volunteer program run by the Union County Department of ...

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UNION COUNTY -The Union County Board of Chosen Freeholders reminds residents that they can anonymously turn in unwanted guns in their possession at either of two locations on Saturday, October 27, from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. The two locations are the Macedonia Baptist Church at 1251 Fairmount ...

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TRENTON – Legislation sponsored by Senator Joseph Lagana which would modify the responsibilities of fantasy sports operators regarding participant funds cleared the Senate State Government, Wagering, Tourism and Historic Preservation Committee today. “The current double capitalization ...

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Young men and women, ages 14-20, who are interested in careers in law are invited to the kickoff meeting of Explorer Post 22.  The guest speaker will be William J. Heller, Senior Vice President and General Counsel of the New York Giants.  Mr. Heller will speak on legal issues such as contract ...

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CEDAR KNOLLS, NJ -- Young men and women, ages 14-20, who are interested in careers in Law are invited to the kickoff meeting of Explorer Post 22.  The guest speaker will be William J. Heller, senior vice president and general counsel of the New York Giants.  Heller will speak on legal issues ...

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UNION COUNTY, NJ - Union County Clerk Joanne Rajoppi reminds voters to be aware of changes they may encounter when participating in the upcoming General Election. Election Day 2018 is Tuesday, November 6. Under a recent state law, voters who used a Vote-by-Mail ballot in the 2016 General ...

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CHATHAM, NJ - Chatham resident Peter Null and Daniel Haurey of Long Valley are just days away from streamlining the electronic filing process mandated by the New York state courts. "As the principal owner of US Document Retrieval Service in NYC, we were sitting with the Managing Clerk (Sean ...

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TRENTON – Senator Richard Codey and Senator Joseph Lagana have introduced legislation that would establish the “Commission on the Effects of Smart Phone and Social Media Usage on Adolescents.” The commission would study the extent of smart phone and social media usage by students in public ...

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Sizable awards to Bergen, Hudson, Passaic counties will strengthen school security through preventative and crisis-response training measures PATERSON, NJ – Today, U.S. Representatives Bill Pascrell, Jr. (D-NJ-09) and Josh Gottheimer (D-NJ-05) celebrated the announcement by the Department of ...

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NEWARK, NJ -- Acting Essex County Prosecutor Theodore N. Stephens II announced Monday that the Essex County Prosecutor’s Office will host its Fall 2018 Citizens and Clergy Academy, a six-week training program for members of the community. The Citizens and Clergy Academy is a training program ...

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Beacon Unitarian Universalist Congregation in Summit and Fountain Baptist Church will hold a joint celebration on Sunday, October 7, to celebrate the second anniversary of raising Black Lives Matter banners and the two congregations’ partnership in the racial justice work of Black Lives ...

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