New Jersey Supreme Court

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N.J. Court Reclaims Low-Income Housing $$$ From Christie Administration Redirection

A three-judge state appeals court panel in New Jersey has freed up some $200 million that towns had set aside for affordable housing — money that the Christie administration had been trying to use for other purposes over the past few years.

KYW Newsradio 1060–04/09/2015

Zeoli Show Log 3.18.15

Rich analyzed two cases of teachers having sex with students in New Jersey, Governor Tom Wolf’s latest budget proposal, and Illinois Senator Dick Durbin’s assertions that Republicans are racist for holding up a confirmation vote on Attorney General nominee Loretta Lynch. He also talked with Will Bunch from the Philadelphia Daily News.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–03/18/2015

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N.J.’s High Court Tells Municipalities To Get Going On Low-Income Housing

State courts will now step in to oversee the task which, according to the NJ Supreme Court, the Christie administration couldn’t do.

KYW Newsradio 1060–03/10/2015

Kevin Walsh, lead attorney for the Fair Share Housing Center, addresses the New Jersey Supreme Court. (credit: New Jersey Courts)

Affordable Housing Advocates Seek Help From New Jersey Courts

The New Jersey Supreme Court is considering a motion to move enforcement of affordable housing laws from a state agency to the court system.

01/06/2015

New Jersey Governor Chris Christie, in file photo. (credit: Kena Betancur/ Getty Images)

Christie Due In Camden For School Announcement

Governor Chris Christie is heading to Camden again, this time to make an announcement about school construction projects.

12/02/2014

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Criminal Behavior Linked To Locale

Does what happens in Vegas really stay in Vegas, or can you face criminal charges when you get home for what you did on your vacation?

10/30/2014

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NJ Supreme Court To Decide If Leaving Child In Car Is Bad Parenting Or Criminal

Is it child abuse if someone leaves a toddler in a car to run into a store? That’s a question the New Jersey Supreme Court is going to take on.

07/24/2014

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NJ Senate Judiciary Committee To Consider 2 Major Judicial Nominations

A hearing is set tomorrow on a tenure bid for the Chief Justice of the New Jersey Supreme Court, as well as the nomination of a South Jersey judge to join the high court.

06/15/2014

(Judge Stuart Rabner, center, thanks Gov. Christie, left, and state senate president Steve Sweeney, right, for his reappointment nomination.  Image from State of NJ TV)

Ending Impasse, Gov. Christie Tightens Imprint on NJ Supreme Court

New Jersey governor Chris Christie has renominated state Supreme Court chief justice Stuart Rabner, and has nominated a Camden County judge to fill a vacancy on the high court.

05/21/2014

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Rap Lyrics On Trial This Week At NJ Supreme Court

The New Jersey Supreme Court will hear arguments Monday in a case that has gotten national attention.

03/02/2014

Elizabeth Lee signs the marriage application. (credit: Mike Dougherty)

Same-Sex Couples In New Jersey Begin Legal Process Of Getting Married

Same sex couples throughout New Jersey visited local municipalities Saturday to fill out marriage license applications after the state supreme court denied an appeal Friday to block the order.

10/19/2013

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New Jersey Supreme Court To Hear Same-Sex Marriage Case

New Jersey’s Supreme Court will have the final say on whether same-sex marriage will become legal.

10/11/2013

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New Jersey Court: State Needs New Affordable Housing Rules

The New Jersey Supreme Court says the state must rewrite its affordable housing rules to again give each town a number of homes it is responsible for.

09/26/2013

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NJ High Court Nixes Christie Plan To Subsume Affordable Housing Council

The state legislature created the Council in 1985, but two years ago the governor unilaterally moved its functions into the Department of Community Affairs.

07/10/2013

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NJ Supreme Court Rules State Can Seek Custody Of Child Without Evidence Of Abuse

The New Jersey Supreme Court ruled this week that authorities can seek custody of a child, even where there’s no evidence of abuse or neglect.

06/14/2013

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