Tag: LAW

Man pardoned by Christie achieves dream, joins Maryland police department

ARNOLD, M.D. — Steffon Josey-Davis’s journey to becoming a North Brunswick (New Jersey) police officer was derailed in 2013 when, working as a New Jersey security guard, he accidentally left a LEGAL firearm in his vehicle’s glove box resulting in a felony conviction. Governor Chris Christie pardoned Josey Read More

New Jersey’s proposed ‘equal pay’ law is legally incomprehensible

By Michael Patrick Carroll _ Whenever a bill passes 105-2 – and YOU are one of the two – a decent respect for the opinions of one’s colleagues – never mind simple modesty – requires one to re-examine whether one Read More

Township Council Passes Marijuana Resolution; 3-2

PARSIPPANY – Parsippany-Troy Hills Township Council passed Resolution R2018-044 on Tuesday, March 20. … the Recreational Use of Marijuana in the State of New Jersey,” was passed 3-2. Councilwoman Emily Peterson and Council Vice President Janice McCarthy voted against the Read More

Op-Ed: Leading N.J. Marijuana Law Will Continue To Criminalize Marijuana; Alternative Bill Will Not

There might be some confusion about marijuana in New Jersey, and rightfully so. As the state comes to terms with legalization, it leaves people wondering what degree state authorities will regulate their own personal consumption, use, and interaction with the Read More