New Jersey

January 24, 2018

JUDGE TOSSES SOME CHARGES AGAINST SENATOR MENENDEZ

A federal judge has tossed some of the charges against Senator Robert Menendez but allowed many charges to stick for a potential re-trial on a corruption complaint. ¬†United States District Judge William Walls denied requests by Menendez’ attorney...
January 24, 2018

REPORT: PETITION STARTED TO RAISE PARKWAY SPEED LIMIT TO 75MPH

A Lakewood man has started a petition to raise the legal speed limit on the Garden State Parkway to 75 mph.  NJ.com reports that Mendel Rosenfeld has started the petition and has over 800 signatures on it already.  Rosenfeld claims the Parkway can handle the higher speeds since many drivers travel at 75 mph illegally.  [...]

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January 23, 2018

FAMILY OF NJ STATE TROOPER TO RECEIVE $2.3 MILLION SETTLEMENT

The family of a New Jersey State Trooper who was killed in an accident in South Jersey nearly two years ago will be getting over $2.3 million in a settlement.  Sean Cullen was 31 years old when he was responding to a car fire and crash on I-295 in West Deptford when he was killed. [...]

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January 23, 2018

GOVERNOR: HOME DELIVERY OF MEDICAL POT CAN BE ON THE TABLE

Governor Phil Murphy is calling for a review of the State’s medical marijuana regulations and he says that home delivery of medical pot may be in our future.  Murphy says there could be some major changes to our laws including the elimination of a two ounce limit and the availability of medical marijuana for more [...]

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