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New Jersey News: New Jersey Governor Murphy Signs Executive Order to Prevent State Resources from Being Used to Separate Families of Immigrants

TRENTON, N.J. – Yesterday, New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy signed an executive order to prohibit any state resources from being used to assist the Trump administration’s policy of separating the families of immigrants. “Ever since our founding – and even before – our nation has been a beacon for families seeking freedom and yearning for … Continue reading New Jersey News: New Jersey Governor Murphy Signs Executive Order to Prevent State Resources from Being Used to Separate Families of Immigrants

New Jersey News: Pennsylvania Man, Jeremy Hare Charged With Defrauding Lending Company Of More Than $400,000

NEWARK, N.J. – The president of a staffing company was arrested this morning for allegedly used phony invoices and time cards to defraud a commercial finance lending company of $400,000, U.S. Attorney Craig Carpenito announced. Jeremy Hare, 47, of Philadelphia, is charged by complaint with one count of wire fraud. He is scheduled to appear … Continue reading New Jersey News: Pennsylvania Man, Jeremy Hare Charged With Defrauding Lending Company Of More Than $400,000

New Jersey News: California Man, Edwin Garcia Cambero Admits Role In Cross-Country Conspiracy To Distribute Over Five Kilograms Of Cocaine

NEWARK, N.J. – A Riverside, California, man today pleaded guilty to his role in a conspiracy to transport more than five kilograms of cocaine from California to New Jersey, U.S. Attorney Craig Carpenito announced. Edwin Garcia Cambero, 26, pleaded guilty before U.S. District Judge Jose L. Linares in Newark federal court to an information charging … Continue reading New Jersey News: California Man, Edwin Garcia Cambero Admits Role In Cross-Country Conspiracy To Distribute Over Five Kilograms Of Cocaine

New Jersey News: New York Man, Richard Murphy Admits Producing Images Of Child Sexual Abuse

NEWARK, N.J. – A Pearl River, New York, man today admitted photographing and filming a child engaged in sexually explicit conduct and sharing those images online, U.S. Attorney Craig Carpenito announced. Richard Murphy, 32, pleaded guilty before U.S. District Judge John Michael Vazquez in Newark federal court to an information charging him with sexual exploitation … Continue reading New Jersey News: New York Man, Richard Murphy Admits Producing Images Of Child Sexual Abuse

New Jersey News: Statement from New Jersey Governor Murphy on Budget Negotiations

TRENTON, NJ – Statement from New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy published yesterday: “For the past eight years, Governor Christie cut irresponsible budget deals that weakened New Jersey’s economy and hurt our middle class, resulting in 11 credit downgrades.  These budgets shortchanged permanent priorities like NJ TRANSIT and our public schools by resorting to short-term gimmicks. “I … Continue reading New Jersey News: Statement from New Jersey Governor Murphy on Budget Negotiations

New Jersey News: NEWARK, Woodcliff Lake, U.S. Attorney’s Office Files Lawsuit Against Borough Of Woodcliff Lake Over Denial Of Zoning Approval For Orthodox Jewish House Of Worship

NEWARK, N.J. – The U.S. Attorney’s Office for the District of New Jersey filed a lawsuit today against the Borough of Woodcliff Lake, New Jersey, alleging that the borough and its zoning board violated the Religious Land Use and Institutionalized Persons Act of 2000 (RLUIPA) when it denied zoning approval to allow an Orthodox Jewish … Continue reading New Jersey News: NEWARK, Woodcliff Lake, U.S. Attorney’s Office Files Lawsuit Against Borough Of Woodcliff Lake Over Denial Of Zoning Approval For Orthodox Jewish House Of Worship

New Jersey News: Leader Of Newark Bloods Street Gang, Farad Roland – The South Side Cartel – Sentenced To 45 Years In Prison For Five Murders, Racketeering, Other Violent Crimes In Furtherance Of The Gang Enterprise

NEWARK, N.J. – The leader of one of Newark’s most violent street gangs was sentenced today to 540 months in prison for his admitted role in five murders, an armed carjacking, an armed robbery of a drug dealer, two counts of assault with a deadly weapon, and drug conspiracy as part of a racketeering conspiracy … Continue reading New Jersey News: Leader Of Newark Bloods Street Gang, Farad Roland – The South Side Cartel – Sentenced To 45 Years In Prison For Five Murders, Racketeering, Other Violent Crimes In Furtherance Of The Gang Enterprise

New Jersey News: New Jersey Governor Murphy Conditionally Vetoes Assembly Bill No. 3122

TRENTON, NJ – Today, Governor Phil Murphy conditionally vetoed Assembly Bill No. 3122: A3122 (Burzichelli, Murphy, Mazzeo/Sweeney) – Allows certain joint insurance funds to make certain investments and to form certain investment programs; authorizes school districts and local units of government to deposit public funds into multiple federally-insured accounts. PDF of 3122 _____ SOURCE: news … Continue reading New Jersey News: New Jersey Governor Murphy Conditionally Vetoes Assembly Bill No. 3122