Tag: criminal

Booker’s latest bill could free thousands of violent criminals

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Criminal justice reform generally finds bipartisan support in the halls of power as of late. Cory Booker’s latest proposal is likely to prove a much tougher sell. – The Democrat presidential hopeful’s newly-unveiled ‘Matthew Charles and William Read More

BIG HOUSE VOTING BOXES? N.J. Democrats Demand Voting Rights For Incarcerated Pedophiles, Murderers

By The Staff _ On the same day that New Jersey Democrat legislators killed a legislative amendment to stiffen voter fraud penalties, lawmakers began a new push to afford voting rights to approximately 100,000 New Jerseyans who are either imprisoned Read More

Latest ICE Operation Snaps Up 101 Illegal Immigrants, Mostly Criminals, in New Jersey

Federal agents arrested more than 100 foreign nationals wanted for immigration violations in a five-day operation in New Jersey, Immigration and Customs Enforcement announced Tuesday. The operation, led by ICE’s enforcement and removal division, netted a total of 101 illegal Read More

Will Christie’s bail reform be killed by small but powerful N.J. council?

TRENTON — A small but powerful state oversight body is slated to hear arguments Wednesday in a fight over whether New Jersey’s massive bail system overhaul is unconstitutional. The Council on Local Mandates, which has the power to strike down Read More

BREAKING: Bergen Prosecutor Won’t Proceed Against Christie

Bergen County’s Prosecutor will NOT pursue a citizen’s criminal complaint filed against Christie Christie, Save Jerseyans. “The Governor is gratified that the Bergen County Prosecutor’s Office has ended this baseless fiasco began by Mr. Brennan and perpetuated by Judge McGeady,” Read More

Sen. Menendez asks Supreme Court to hear his arguments in his corruption case

WASHINGTON — Sen. Bob Menendez took his fight against federal corruption charges to the Supreme Court this week, petitioning it to hear his arguments that key evidence and charges should be dismissed. Menendez, D-N.J., has long argued that prosecutors overstepped Read More

Christie to appear in court to face ‘official misconduct’ Bridgegate complaint: report

TRENTON — Gov. Chris Christie is scheduled to appear in Bergen County court month to answer a criminal complaint stemming from the Bridgegate scandal, according to a report by WNBC-TV. Citing court documents, the report said that Christie is expected Read More

Bridgegate misconduct complaint against Christie: What happens next?

TRENTON — A judge has allowed an official misconduct complaint against Gov. Chris Christie over his role in the Bridgegate scandal to proceed, but top criminal defense attorneys and former prosecutors say it’s tough to predict what happens next because Read More