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New Jersey Legislature Passes Sports Betting Bill

State lawmakers passed legislation Thursday that could allow legal sports betting in New Jersey to move forward.

10/16/2014

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Bill To Make Salt Water Taffy New Jersey’s State Candy Advances

The Assembly approved a bill Monday that would honor the sugar-laden confection with the designation. It now heads to the state Senate.

06/18/2014

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Bill Would Make Salt Water Taffy NJ’s State Candy

An Assembly committee on Thursday approved a bill that would give salt water taffy the designation.

06/05/2014

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$32.9B NJ Budget Clears Legislative Committees

The Senate and Assembly’s budget committees advanced the budget bill Thursday.

06/20/2013

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New Jersey Assembly To Consider Easing Pot Punishments

New Jersey lawmakers are set to consider decriminalizing possession of small amounts of marijuana.

06/25/2012

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New Jersey Bill Lets ‘Sexting’ Teens Avoid Charges

The Assembly has unanimously approved a bill to would let teenagers caught texting or posting sexually explicit photos online avoid prosecution if they complete a diversionary program.

03/14/2011

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