Category: First Amendment

What Zuckerberg got right but Dorsey keeps getting wrong | De Gregorio

By Nick De Gregorio _ Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg is not the patron saint of free speech, but at least he is trying. In last October’s testimony before the House Financial Services Committee, Zuckerberg held fast when Congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Read More

LIVE: Rooney discusses COVID and the Constitution with Fmr. Judge Mike Donohue

By The Staff _ Concerned about your rights? And what happens next? Former New Jersey Superior Court Judge Mike Donohue joins Save Jersey‘s Matt Rooney to discuss the constitutional dimensions of the ongoing public health emergency roiling the Garden State… Read More

North Jersey priest sues Murphy over religious gathering ban

NEWARK, N.J. – A priest is suing Governor Murphy over his infamous “stay at home” order. The complaint filed by Reverand Kevin Robinson of St. Anthony of Padua Church located in North Caldwell, New Jersey alleged that Governor Murphy’s order Read More

AG Barr directs federal prosecutors to monitor state, local COVID-19 policies

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Will states like New Jersey soon need to defend their infringements upon civil liberties in federal court? Possibly. One week after indicating that he found some state COVID-19 lockdown measures “disturbingly close to house arrest” during a national Read More

VIDEO: Anti-lockdown protesters demonstrate in Phil Murphy’s own town

MIDDLETOWN, N.J. – Middletown’s municipal government has decided to keep its local parks open, but since the Republican-run Monmouth County community is also home to Governor Phil Murphy’s $10 million mansion, a caravan of protesters rolled through the streets on Read More

Rooney: Social-distancing drone tech “belongs in an Orwell novel; it doesn’t belong in the U.S.” (VIDEO)

TRENTON, N.J. – A growing number of American communities are turning to drones – including Elizabeth, New Jersey, which accepted donated Chinese drones – to enforce COVID-19 social distancing edicts. Save Jersey’s Matt Rooney was back on the Chasing News Read More

AG Barr says some state COVID-19 orders “disturbingly close to house arrest”; discusses possible future federal intervention

WASHINGTON, D.C. – You probably missed it unless you’re a fan of Hugh Hewitt’s radio program, Save Jerseyans, but Attorney General William Barr spoke with the popular conservative commentator and attorney on Tuesday and provided some insight into what a Read More

CRACKDOWN: Toms River resident charged with organizing anti-Murphy protest

TRENTON, N.J. – A New Jersey resident was cited on Friday for allegedly organizing protests of Governor Phil Murphy’s controversial “stay at home” order. “Kim Pagan of Toms River was charged by the New Jersey State Police with violating the Read More

Murphy comes clean to Tucker Carlson: “I wasn’t thinking of the Bill of Rights” (VIDEO)

By Matt Rooney _ I’ve been saying it for awhile, Save Jerseyans… I just never expected Phil Murphy to admit it! On Wednesday night’s edition of Tucker Carlson’s Fox News program, the host grilled our governor over his authority (or Read More