Law & Justice

June 27, 2018

CHATHAM, NJ - The School District of the Chathams issued a written response to the recent court ruling in which District Court Judge Kevin McNulty denied the district's motion for dismissal of the federal lawsuit brought by Chatham mother Libby Hilsenrath and her son, C.H., stemming from a 7th ...

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All kids need a safe and secure home, but not every child is this lucky. Some are vulnerable; removed from their homes as victims of alleged abuse and neglect.  Dr. Lisa Firkser is a champion for these youngsters. As executive director of Court Appointed Special Advocate of Morris and Sussex ...

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NEWARK, NJ — Nearly four years after 19-year-old Livingston resident Brendan Tevlin, a 2013 graduate of Seton Hall Prep, was gunned down on Walker Road in West Orange by a man who recently pled guilty to six charges, including charges of first-degree terrorism and murder, Ali Muhammad Brown was ...

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A free Legal Clinic and Resources Expo is scheduled for all Morris County veterans on Friday, April 27 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. inside the third-floor Senior Citizens Room at the Morristown Municipal Building, 200 South St. Free coffee and doughnuts will be served. “We urge our veterans to take ...

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NEWARK, NJ — In the case against Ali Muhammad Brown, who was charged with the murder of 19-year-old Brendan Tevlin of Livingston, acting Essex County prosecutor, Robert Laurino announced on Tuesday that Brown pled guilty before Hon. Ronald Wigler, judge of the Superior Court.  Brown fatally shot ...

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According to numerous news reports, corruption and bribery charges against U.S. Sen. Bob Menendez are being dropped by the Justice Department. Menendez released the following statement through his communications director, Tricia Enright: “From the very beginning, I never wavered in my innocence ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ – An adjunct professor at Rutgers University has been placed on administrative leave after reports surfaced that he has a sexual misconduct conviction. Sombudha Adhikari, a lecturer at the business school, was suspended Thursday, university spokesperson Dory Develin confirmed, ...

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CHATHAM, NJ – Matthew J. Giacobbe, the attorney representing the Chatham Board of Education, issued a brief statement Thursday denying allegations brought forth in a lawsuit and promising to "vigorously defend" the School District of the Chathams.  A federal lawsuit was filed by Chatham mother, ...

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CHATHAM, NJ – Chatham Middle School mother, Libby Hilsenrath, is the plaintiff, along with her minor child, in a federal lawsuit filed Tuesday that names The School District of the Chathams, the Board of Education, the Chatham Middle School principal and teachers as defendants, claiming a violation ...

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TRENTON, NJ – Arrests have been made in a massive operation that targeted sex offenders and persons possessing child pornography from New Jersey to California, according to an announcement made Friday by Attorney General Christopher S. Porrino. Arrests of 79 child predators and child pornography ...

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NEW YORK, NY – The Department of Justice on Friday released details of a thwarted terror plot to attack New York City during the summer of 2016. Three men, who were arrested in 2016 and 2017, planned to detonate bombs in Times Square and the New York City subway system and shoot civilians at ...

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