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New Jersey News: Passaic County Man, Laron L. James Admits Trying To Bring Loaded Gun On Plane At Newark Liberty International Airport

NEWARK, N.J. – A Totowa, New Jersey, man today admitted knowingly possessing a firearm as a previously convicted felon and trying to bring a loaded gun onto a plane, U.S. Attorney Craig Carpenito announced. Laron L. James, a/k/a/ “Juelz Santana,” 36, pleaded guilty before U.S. District Judge Stanley R. Chesler to both counts of an … Continue reading New Jersey News: Passaic County Man, Laron L. James Admits Trying To Bring Loaded Gun On Plane At Newark Liberty International Airport

New Jersey News: Ocean County Man, David Nelson Admits Distributing Images Of Child Sexual Abuse

TRENTON, N.J. – A Toms River man today admitted distributing images of child sexual abuse over a social media application, U.S. Attorney Craig Carpenito announced. David Nelson, 44, pleaded guilty before U.S. District Judge Freda L. Wolfson in Trenton federal court to an information charging him with distribution of child pornography. According to documents filed … Continue reading New Jersey News: Ocean County Man, David Nelson Admits Distributing Images Of Child Sexual Abuse

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J | New Jersey takes in $40.6 million in sports bets in July

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J — New Jersey casinos and racetracks took in $40.6 million in sports bets in the first full month in which it was permitted. Figures released Tuesday by the New Jersey Division of Gaming Enforcement show the Borgata, Ocean Resort and Bally’s casinos, and the Monmouth Park and Meadowlands racetracks saw gross sports … Continue reading ATLANTIC CITY, N.J | New Jersey takes in $40.6 million in sports bets in July

New Jersey News: Pennsylvania Woman, Martha Aguilar Charged With Stealing $160,000 In Social Security Benefits, Federal Student Financial Aid

TRENTON, N.J. – An Allentown, Pennsylvania, woman was arrested this morning for allegedly stealing $136,879.24 in social security benefits and over $23,000 in federal student financial aid, U.S. Attorney Craig Carpenito announced. Martha Aguilar, 56, a former resident of Middletown, New Jersey, is charged by indictment with one count each of theft of government funds, … Continue reading New Jersey News: Pennsylvania Woman, Martha Aguilar Charged With Stealing $160,000 In Social Security Benefits, Federal Student Financial Aid

New Jersey News: Newark Physician, Dr. David Blasczak Faces Up To 60 Years In Prison Following Guilty Plea To Child Exploitation Offenses

CONTACT: Barbara Burns PHONE: (716) 843-5817 FAX #: (716) 551-3051 ROCHESTER, N.Y. – U.S. Attorney James P. Kennedy, Jr. announced today Dr. David Blasczak, 69, of Newark, NY, pleaded guilty before U.S. District Judge Charles J. Siragusa to three counts of receiving child pornography. The charges carry a combined maximum penalty of 60 years in … Continue reading New Jersey News: Newark Physician, Dr. David Blasczak Faces Up To 60 Years In Prison Following Guilty Plea To Child Exploitation Offenses

New Jersey News: Assistant Attorney General Benczkowski Announces Newark/Philadelphia Regional Medicare Fraud Strike Force

NEWARK, N.J. – Assistant Attorney General Brian A. Benczkowski of the Justice Department’s Criminal Division today announced the formation of the Newark/Philadelphia Regional Medicare Fraud Strike Force (Regional Strike Force), a joint law enforcement effort that brings together the resources and expertise of the Health Care Fraud Unit in the Justice Department’s Criminal Division’s Fraud … Continue reading New Jersey News: Assistant Attorney General Benczkowski Announces Newark/Philadelphia Regional Medicare Fraud Strike Force

New Jersey News: Statement from New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy on the Passing of Senator Bill Schluter

TRENTON, N.J. – Friday, New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy published the following statement regarding the passing of Senator Bill Schluter: “Bill Schluter stood for the right kind of politics, whether it be in the Senate, the Assembly, or in his public life in general.  A tireless advocate for ethics and good governance, and for campaign … Continue reading New Jersey News: Statement from New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy on the Passing of Senator Bill Schluter

New Jersey News: New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy Signs Bills

TRENTON, N.J. – Friday, August 10, 2018, New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy signed the following bills: BILL SIGNINGS: S-430/A-2726 (Pou, Oroho/Giblin) – Concerns certain real estate licensees SCS for S-647/ACS for A-1186 (Beach, Cruz-Perez/Jones, Lampitt, Taliaferro) – Permits registered voters to receive mail-in ballots automatically for all elections under certain conditions S-847/A-4076 (Turner, Diegnan/Jasey, Murphy) – … Continue reading New Jersey News: New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy Signs Bills