Tag: decision

What Janus means for New Jersey (and the NJEA)

TRENTON, N.J. — Wednesday’s monster Supreme Court decision in Janus v. AFSCME will be a major topic of discuss in the coming weeks and possibly beyond. Millions of workers in 22 U.S. states are impacted, and tens of millions of non-union taxpayers may’ve Read More

SCOTUS Upholds Trump’s Travel Ban

WASHINGTON, D.C. — It’s a major victory for national security and the Trump Administration. On Tuesday morning, the U.S. Supreme Court issued a 5-4 opinion in the Donald Trump in Trump v. Hawaii “travel ban” case, siding with the President. The concerned President Trump‘s September executive 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

Guess How Many Affordable Housing Units Could Be Coming to Bergen County?

If you missed last week’s affordable housing decision from the N.J. Supreme Court, Save Jerseyans, then get caught up ASAP right here. The bottom line? New Jersey communities face NEW property tax-busting affordable housing requirements, as many as 150,000 unit Read More

TAXPAYER NIGHTMARE: N.J. High Court Paves Way for Construction of 100k+ Affordable Housing Units

The New Jersey Supreme Court has once again usurped the legislature and stepped into the realm of public policy today, Save Jerseyans, creating a mandate that will mean big tax increases for many N.J. towns. At issue was whether New Read More

Federal court sides with Islamic group in Bernards Township mosque battle

A case that seems to generate strong opinions between, and within, both sides of the ideological divide just took its first major legal turn, Save Jerseyans. This weekend, U.S. District Judge Michael Shipp ruled that New Jersey’s Bernards Township had violated the “Religious Land Read More

New Jersey’s High Court reverses cop killer’s parole

By The Staff | The Save Jersey Blog In a 4-1 decision written by Justice Jaynee LaVecchia, New Jerersey’s state Supreme Court overturned a decision by an appeals court to release Sundiata Acoli who was convicted along with Joanne Chesimard (still Read More

UPDATE: Appeals Court tosses Rick Perry’s indictment

By The Staff | The Save Jersey Blog Justice delayed may be justice denied but this will have to do. The travesty that was former Texas Governor Rick Perry criminal prosecution is finally over, Save Jerseyans, after that state’s highest Read More