Law & Justice

December 14, 2020

CHATHAM, NJ - Chatham Borough Mayor Thaddeus Kobylarz reported that the borough is being pressured by the Fair Share Housing Center to move forward with its River Road affordable housing plans, which were part of a 2015 litigated agreement. That was the reason Kobylarz gave for scheduling three ...

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CHATHAM, NJ - Richard Thompson, the attorney for Chatham parent Libby Hilsenrath, said on Tuesday that he would be appealing the decision by District Court Judge Kevin McNulty to dismiss the "Establishment Clause" suit against the School District of the Chathams handed down on Nov. 12. Thompson ...

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CHATHAM, NJ - Board president Jill Critchley Weber said that the School District of the Chathams had received a dismissal of a lawsuit against it on Nov. 12, two and a half years after it was initiated by a Chatham parent, in an announcement made at the Chatham Board of Education meeting Monday ...

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CHATHAM, NJ - Chatham Township Mayor Michael Kelly gave an update on affordable housing negotiations with Kronos Holdings for the purchase of the Charlie Brown's property and a meeting held with the Silverman Group about Noe Pond at the virtual meeting of the Chatham Township Committee held ...

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CHATHAM, NJ - It's becoming increasingly likely that Chatham Township will acquire the property at 522 Southern Blvd., also known as the Charlie Brown's property, through Eminent Domain. Hours before the Chatham Township Committee met Thursday night to adopt its affordable housing plan that ...

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NEWTON, NJ - Superior Court Judge Michael C. Gaus approved of Chatham Township's amended plan to put 62 affordable housing units at 522 Southern Boulevard, the site of the now-closed Charlie Brown's, in the completion of a fairness hearing held Thursday morning. The virtual meeting was conducted ...

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Chatham Township's fairness hearing on its plan to meet its third round affordable housing obligation went before Superior Court Judge Michael C. Gaus without any ruling being made on Thursday afternoon. The virtual courtroom hearing had as many as 53 participants and lasted nearly four hours as ...

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CHATHAM, NJ - Chatham Township expects more legal hurdles to clear in its affordable housing litigation when it goes before Superior Court Judge Michael C. Gaus for its compliance hearing set for 1:30 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 17. Chatham Township Mayor Michael Kelly reported at the regular meeting ...

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CHATHAM, NJ - According to the attorney for the owners of the Charlie Brown's property at 522 Southern Boulevard, Chatham Township has taken a "Hostile Act" in making plans to claim "Eminent Domain" if negotiations to purchase the property stall. The 3.3 acres at 522 Southern Boulevard has been ...

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Chatham, NJ—Volunteers from the Madison Chatham Coalition (MCC), Municipal Alliance Committee of the Chathams (MACC), law enforcement of the Chathams, Chatham Borough government and all four alcohol retailers in Chatham participated in the second Sticker Shock campaign of the year on June 24 and ...

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