Anne Patterson

New Jersey Justice Leaves Supreme Court, Another Sworn In

Attorney Anne Patterson was privately sworn in on Thursday, more than a year after Gov. Chris Christie nominated her to become a justice.


Anne Patterson is seen with Gov. Chris Christie at the Statehouse – Trenton, NJ – May 3, 2011 (credit: Tim Larsen / Governor’s Office)

Committee Approval Eases Way For Christie’s Supreme Court Nominee

A year-long tug-of-war between New Jersey governor Chris Christie and Senate Democrats over a state Supreme Court nomination is all but settled, as the Senate Judiciary Committee has approved the bid of corporate attorney Anne Patterson to become an associate justice.