New Jersey

October 22, 2017

STATE APPROVES RATE INCREASE REQUESTED BY SOUTH JERSEY GAS

A rate increase has been approved for South Jersey Gas, with the higher prices going into effect on November 1st.  The average residential customer will see their gas bills increase by nearly $15.00 per month.  The revenue will be used for various infr...
October 21, 2017

STATE’S INVESTIGATION OF ANIMAL CRUELTY IS A MESS, SAYS AG

New Jersey is doing a terrible job with enforcing its animal cruelty laws.  New Jersey Attorney General Christopher Porrino is so disappointed in the job that he’s calling for an independent monitor to oversee the New Jersey Society for the Preve...
October 19, 2017

NEW JERSEY TO RECEIVE $4.1 MILLION, PART OF GENERAL MOTORS SETTLEMENT

New Jersey will receive just over $4 million as part of a settlement involving General Motors.  GM failed to disclose a deadly ignition switch defect that could have caused its vehicles to shut off without notice.  New Jersey Attorney General Christoph...
October 19, 2017

3 NORTH JERSEY MEN ARRESTED IN CALLOUS TELEMARKETING SCHEME

Three North Jersey men, all in their thirties, were arrested on Wednesday for allegedly scamming senior citizens in a telemarketing scam. Christopher Wilson, Jack Kavner and Daniel Quirk were all charged with conspiracy to commit wire fraud and money laundering. Authorities said the three men are accused of operating telemarketing firms that solicited investments in [...]

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