Law & Justice

April 18, 2020

Montclair, NJ– The Township of Montclair is being sued by a committee of petitioners to repeal a recently adopted rent control ordinance, organizers announced Thursday. A Committee of Petitioners has been formed pursuant to state statute in Montclair to repeal a recently adopted rent control ...

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MONTCLAIR, NJ - An elementary school custodian in Montclair has been arrested and charged with sexual assault against a minor, officials confirmed. On Friday, January 24, Stephen Yekel, 47, was arrested and charged with three counts of second-degree sexual assault and three counts of ...

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MONTCLAIR, NJ - The Montclair NAACP has issued a statement regarding Interim Superintendent Nathan Parker's comments on racist teachers. Parents allege that Parker said that he does, "...not have a problem if a teacher is found to be racist, as long as it doesn't disrupt instruction." Parker ...

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MONTCLAIR, NJ - New Jersey Attorney General Gurbir S. Grewal will be given an honorary degree from Montclair State University on January 17. According to a release, the Board of Trustees at Montclair State University has named Grewal as the honorary degree recipient for its January 2020 Graduate ...

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MONTCLAIR, NJ - A demonstration is scheduled to take place in Montclair on Tuesday, Dec. 17, from 5:30pm - 7:30pm, on the evening before the House impeachment vote. Demonstrators, including members of BlueWaveNJ, will join rapid response “Nobody Is Above the Law” demonstrations across the ...

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MONTCLAIR, NJ – A swearing-in ceremony was held on July 23, in the Montclair Township Council Chamber, to appoint Joseph C. Angelo as the Judge of the Municipal Court of Montclair. Although Judge Angelo took the oath of office July 12 before Judge John I. Gizzo of the Essex County Veterans ...

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