Tag: Court

South Jersey judge throws out shared services agreement

WOODBURY, N.J. — One experiment in shared services in Senate President Steve Sweeney’s own backyard is no more, Save Jerseyans, after a ruling late last week by a Superior Court judge.  On Thursday, Judge Benjamin C. Telsey invalidated a so-called “intergovernmental Read More

CRAZY TOWN: This N.J. legislator wants to give your pet the right to an attorney

TRENTON, N.J. — The Sixth Amendment affords the right to an attorney. To humans. One New Jersey Democrat legislator believes that right should extend to mankind’s furry friends. This week, Assemblywoman Annette Quijano introduced legislation (A-4840) which, if adopted, would permit courts to appoint Read More

Does the Trump/Twitter ruling mean Cory Booker has to unblock me?

By Matt Rooney _ President Trump shouldn’t have blocked certain Twitter followers. That’s what U.S. District Judge Naomi Buchwald ruled on Wednesday, Save Jerseyans; she believes the 45th President of the United States violated citizens’ First Amendment rights when the President blocked Read More

California Judge Blocks Trump’s Sanctuary City Order

A federal judge in California blocked President Donald Trump’s executive order reducing funding for sanctuary cities Monday, limiting the administration’s ability to punish municipalities that violate federal immigration law. … in September, issuing a preliminary injunction preventing the administration from Read More

Attorneys let fly during closing arguments at Menendez trial

NEWARK, N.J. — An attorney for U.S. Sen. Bob Menendez’s co-defendant Salomon Melgen on Thursday disparaged the case against the men as a “trial by email” and accused prosecutors of engaging in a “terrifying” campaign of manipulation and deception to Read More

Is this the most New Jersey story ever? You be the judge.

Regular readers of this site don’t need to be told how messed up New Jersey’s affordable housing policies are. Maybe this story will drive the point home for new readers or anyone who is still straddling the fence. It’s one Read More