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Judge Dismisses Domestic Violence Charges Against Ray Rice

A judge on Thursday dismissed domestic violence charges against Ray Rice, who was captured by a surveillance camera knocking his then-fiancee unconscious in a hotel elevator last year.

05/21/2015

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Judge: Dispute Between Al Gore, Al Jazeera America Will Require Trial

A trial will be needed to resolve a dispute between former Vice President Al Gore and Al Jazeera America over tens of millions of dollars held in escrow as part of the news network’s $500 million acquisition of Current TV, a Delaware judge ruled Tuesday.

02/04/2015

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Ex-Philadelphia Judge Gets 2 Years For Influence Peddling

Joseph Waters Jr. has been sentenced to two years in federal prison for using his position to help influence two cases being handled by other judges.

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South Jersey Judge Pens New Book That Examines Power Struggles Between NJ’s Judicial And Political Forces

Atlantic County Superior Court Judge Nelson Johnson, knowing his position bars him from making money off his books, is donating profits from “Battleground New Jersey” to a pair of institutions.

01/11/2015

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Judge Delays January Trial On Penn State Sanctions

A judge is delaying a trial on the legality of the NCAA’s consent decree that punished Penn State for its handling of sex abuse complaints about former assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky.

12/18/2014

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Sentencing Of Former Traffic Court Judges Begins

The defendants were acquitted of ticket fixing conspiracy, but convicted of lying to authorities about their actions.

12/03/2014

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Judge Denies Sports Betting In New Jersey

A federal judge ruled Friday that New Jersey cannot partially lift a prohibition on sports betting in an effort boost the state’s struggling horse racing and casino industries.

11/21/2014

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New Jersey Judge Suspended Over Conflict Of Interest

A New Jersey state judge who admitted presiding over cases where she had a conflict of interest has been suspended for one month without pay.

11/05/2014

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Judge Reaffirms Bail Release For Some Philadelphia Cops Charged With Corruption

A U.S. trial judge has upheld a decision to grant house arrest to a Philadelphia police officer charged with robbing drug suspects.

08/07/2014

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Retired Philadelphia Judge Charged With Corruption

A retired Philadelphia county judge faces corruption charges for allegedly using his judicial office to run his private property-management company.

05/22/2014

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Former Philly Health Dept. Employee Who Turned To Crime Gets Cut A Break At Sentencing

The defendant acknowledges her arrest was the best thing that could have happened to her.

03/22/2014

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New Jersey Judge: Women Can Block Dads From Delivery Room

In the decision, believed to be the first of its kind, the father was also told he didn’t have a right to know when the baby was born or sign the birth certificate.

03/12/2014

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NJ Panel May Need Judge To Settle Scandal Standoff

New Jersey lawmakers investigating a political payback scandal ensnaring Gov. Chris Christie’s administration may need to get a judge to force two key figures to turn over subpoenaed documents.

02/05/2014

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Judge Strikes Down Photo ID Requirement For Pennsylvania Voters

A state judge has struck down the law requiring Pennsylvania’s voters to show photo identification at the polls.

01/17/2014

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Judge Rules Against Foes Of Princeton Train Move

A judge has ruled against a group that is seeking to block the move of a popular train station in Princeton.

12/31/2013

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