Tag: shaneen allen

MacArthur celebrates Concealed Carry Reciprocity Act’s House passage

WASHINGTON, D.C. — The Concealed Carry Reciprocity Act (H.R. 38) passed 231-198 in the U.S. House of Representatives on Wednesday afternoon, Save Jerseyans. One New Jersey Congressman who supported the measure cited a notorious New Jersey gun case as a reason Read More

Shaneen Allen and Rice Rice’s Prosecutor nominated for judgeship by Christie

By The Staff | The Save Jersey Blog Atlantic County Prosecutor Jim McClain was nominated this week by Governor Chris Christie for a Superior Court judgeship, Save Jerseyans. McClain is a 33-year veteran of the prosecutor’s office. The nomination will Read More

OPINION: Assembly GOP’s Pro-2A Push Can’t Stop with Carlo Bellario

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Back in September 2014, Save Jerseyans, after the highly-publicized case of Shaneen Allen, Governor Chris Christie‘s attorney general moved to expand prosecutorial discretion in the sentencing phase; “[i]n cases where the prosecutor Read More

Her fight for justice far from over, Shaneen Allen huddles with MacArthur at Ponzio’s

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog You likely recall how Save Jersey readers were ecstatic when Governor Christie pardoned Shaneen Allen back in April. And with good reason. This hard-working, down-to-earth mother of two – Niaire, age 11, Read More

Governor Christie pardons Shaneen Allen

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Kudos to Governor Chris Christie for offering Shaneen Allen “a full and free” pardon on the eve of Passover/the Easter Triduum, Save Jerseyans! Appropriate, right? Regular readers know the full story so Read More

AG Moves to Avoid Another Shaneen Allen Debacle

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Philadelphia mom Shaneen Allen will participate in the Pretrial Intervention Program (PTI) and avoid jail time, Save Jerseyans, which is absolutely the right result for these facts given the state of the Read More

UPDATE: Shaneen Allen Gets PTI

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog A huge update on the Shaneen Allen saga from NBC 10: “On Wednesday, the Atlantic County Prosecutor’s Office released a clarification of the 2008 “Graves Act” directive, which deals with incidents in Read More

UPDATE: Bramnick Goes to Bat for Shaneen Allen; Christie Won’t Act Pre-Adjudication

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Update: Our old friend Art Gallagher of MMM reached out to Chris Christie’s front office to see whether he’d intervene in the case now; he was told by the Governor’s spokesman, Michael Drewniak, that the Read More

(UPDATED): Atlantic County Prosecutor Reconsiders Shaneen Allen Case?

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Update Shaneen Allen’s attorney Evan Nappen fills in NRA News on a promising development – and expresses cautious optimism – surrounding his client’s ongoing legal saga in Atlantic County: