New Jersey

May 26, 2017

NJ CONVENIENCE STORE CAUGHT SELLING POT, DRUG PRODUCTS

A Pit Stop convenience store in East Brunswick has run afoul of the law for allegedly selling marijuana and other drug related products in the store.  Police say the store was selling pot, pot-laced gummie candies, and cigars laced with THC, the chemical that is present in marijuana. ##
May 26, 2017

LAWMAKERS WANT TO END SPECIAL ELECTIONS IN NEW JERSEY

The New Jersey Senate approved a bill Thursday that would put a stop to special elections to fill congressional vacancies.  The bill calls for these seats to be filled in general elections.  Governor Christie is expected to veto the measure. ##
May 26, 2017

MORE THAN TWO DOZEN INJURED IN TOUR BUS CRASH

More than two dozen people were injured during a tour bus crash on the New Jersey Turnpike in South Jersey early Friday morning.  Police say the bus and a tractor trailer collided in West Deptford near mile marker 19 of the Turnpike. ##
May 25, 2017

TRUMP ADMINISTRATION WANTS SPORTS BETTING DEAD IN NJ

New Jersey’s attempts to legalize sports betting is dead on arrival in Washington, says the Trump administration.  The administration announced Thursday that New Jersey has no legal case to pursue sports betting and the issue should be dropped. ##