Tag: sexual assault

Downey’s Inaction Puts Sick Kids At Risk Of Sexual Assault | Gallagher

By Art Gallagher _ Assemblywoman Joann Downey, the Chairwoman of the Human Services Committee, has buried a bill in her committee that would require psychiatric health care facilities to provide 24 hour per day monitoring of children under their supervision, according Read More

Attacking Bramnick for representing criminal defendants is un-American | Rooney

By Matt Rooney _ New Jersey Democrats think they have Jon Bramnick’s number in this year’s LD21 Assembly contest. An old school Northeastern-type GOP’er, he’s unpopular with many Republican foot soldiers as of late for vocally criticizing Donald Trump; his Read More

Webber: Phil Murphy let down victims of sexual assault throughout N.J.

TRENTON, N.J. – The New Jersey Assembly advanced a package of ten bills this week designed to change how state government (and gubernatorial transitions in particular) treat sexual assault. The legislation was catalyzed by the Murphy Administration’s shocking mishandling of Read More

The Katie Brennan Testimony Takeaway: Phil Murphy is either oblivious or a liar. Or both?

By Matt Rooney _ Katie Brennan’s Tuesday testimony before a legislative committee didn’t add anything seismic or game-changing to the Alvarez scandal timeline, Save Jerseyans, but the well-spoken, credible young woman testified flawlessly and undoubtedly sent chills through the ranks Read More

Murphy Administration denies request for Alvarez-related emails

TRENTON, N.J. — Is the Murphy Administration stonewalling attempts to get to the bottom of its handling of a sexual assault allegations scandal? The Democrat-controlled legislature has already voted to delay its own investigation into the Administration’s questionable hiring practices Read More

AUDIO: Rooney dissects sexual assault allegations plaguing the Murphy Admin on NJ 101.5, 1210 WPHT

By The Staff _ A third accuser has now emerged and legislative inquires are beginning to take shape. Save Jersey Founder and Blogger-in-Chief Matt Rooney isn’t just online but on your radio, too, discussing what it all means for the Read More

Democrat legislative leaders will probe Murphy Administration sexual assault allegations

TRENTON, N.J. – Democrat Senate President Steve Sweeney and Democrat Assembly Speaker Craig Coughlin agreed late Tuesday to launch a ‘Select Committee on Investigation’ to probe bombshell sexual assault allegations (and a possible cover up?) plaguing the Murphy Administration. Their decision Read More

No one automatically ‘deserves to be believed’ but everyone deserves justice. | Rooney

Matt Rooney _ As a citizen and an attorney, Save Jerseyans, I’m profoundly disturbed by this new trend where people are guilty until proven innocent, and the accuser doesn’t have any burden of proof. Mark my words: it’s only a Read More