Law & Justice

June 16, 2020

SOMERVILLE, NJ - Small groups of Black Lives Matter protestors will continue to press their agenda for police reform and social justice this week, meeting daily outside the office of Rep. Tom Malinowski, D-7th at 75 No. Bridge St. They will set off each day at 3 p.m. to walk through the ...

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NEWARK, N.J. – A Somerville man made his initial court appearance by video conference Wednesday on charges that he enticed a minor over the internet to engage in sexual activity and traveled to the Philippines to engage in sex with the minor, according to U.S. Attorney Craig Carpenito. James A.

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  "The images of George Floyd’s death in Minneapolis are deeply disturbing.  Mr. Floyd’s death is being investigated not only by the Hennepin County Attorney’s Office, the U.S. Attorney’s Office and the FBI in Minneapolis, but by the U.S. Department of Justice Civil Rights division, as it should ...

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NEWARK, NJ – The New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs this week has taken more than 200 actions in response to complaints of retailers increasing prices, including essential items like food, hand sanitizer, and other products used to stay safe and healthy during the COVID-19 pandemic, according ...

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. NEWARK, NJ – The New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs has issued approximately 514 cease-and-desist letters and 89 subpoenas to businesses reported by consumers to have engaged in price gouging or other consumer protection violations related to the COVID-19 pandemic, according to Attorney ...

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NEWARK, N.J. – State and federal law enforcement officials have formed a joint federal/state task force to investigate and prosecute a wide range of misconduct arising from the COVID-19 pandemic, including the unlawful hoarding of medical supplies, price gouging, charity scams, procurement fraud, ...

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NEWARK, NJ – Attorney General Gurbir S. Grewal and the New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs. along with loal agencies, are cracking down on price gouging that has shown a marked increase since the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic struck New Jersey, Gov. Phil Murphy on Saturday confirmed the ...

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TRENTON, NJ - Municipal court sessions in New Jersey will be suspended for two weeks, beginning Monday, to mitigate public exposure to COVID-19 coronavirus, according to Chief Justice Stuart Rabner. For the two-week period from Monday, March 16 to Friday, March 27, individuals scheduled to ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ — Local entrepreneur and business owner Steven Chiocchi, who opened “Cheech’s Own” coffee house on the corner of Main Street and Division Street earlier this year, is being sued by comedian Steven “Cheech” Marin, who claims the popular coffee shop and its product line are cashing in ...

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    SOMERVILLE, N.J. – A 36-year-old Manville resident hs been sentenced to seven years in prison for a 2018 sword attack against his neighbor, according to Somerset County Prosecutor Michael H. Robertson. Jared Razzano of North 9th Avenue, Manville, New Jersey was sentenced to State ...

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