New Jersey Supreme Court
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.
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.
State courts will now step in to oversee the task which, according to the NJ Supreme Court, the Christie administration couldn’t do.
The New Jersey Supreme Court is considering a motion to move enforcement of affordable housing laws from a state agency to the court system.
Governor Chris Christie is heading to Camden again, this time to make an announcement about school construction projects.
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?
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.
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.
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.
The New Jersey Supreme Court will hear arguments Monday in a case that has gotten national attention.
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.
New Jersey’s Supreme Court will have the final say on whether same-sex marriage will become legal.
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.
The state legislature created the Council in 1985, but two years ago the governor unilaterally moved its functions into the Department of Community Affairs.
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.