New Jersey

November 29, 2017

OOPS! NEW JERSEY HAS TO RETURN $300 MILLION TO MEDICAID

A financial problem for the State of New Jersey.  A federal audit published this week shows New Jersey claimed just over $300 million in unallowable costs to Medicaid for special education services.  The New Jersey Department of Human Services said the...
November 28, 2017

REPORT: SOUTH JERSEY WOODS SEARCHED, MISSING PERSON’S CASE

The FBI is searching a section of wooded area in Ocean County this week in connection with a missing person’s case that dates back to the 1970s.  WPVI-TV reports that the search involves a case of two developmentally disabled boys who disappeared from a Burlington County school back in 1975.  A portion of the Forsythe [...]

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November 28, 2017

REPORT: MOM BOUGHT DRUGS TWICE SAME DAY DAUGHTER DIED IN CAR

A Salem County woman purchased drugs twice on the same day her two year old daughter was found dead in her car.  NJ.com reports that Deanna Joseph made two trips to Salem to purchase narcotics; that same day, her two year old daughter was found expired in her car seat.  Joseph has been indicted on [...]

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November 25, 2017

COULD LEGALIZED POT BE SOON COMING TO THE GARDEN STATE?

Advocates for the legalization of marijuana are very hopeful that pot will be legalized in the Garden State by the end of next year.  Governor-elect Phil Murphy has named the head of a marijuana trade group as his chief of staff and an association for marijuana retailers is already taking shape.  Some lawmakers are in [...]

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