New Jersey

June 21, 2018

ANIMAL CRUELTY LAW SPONSORED LOCALLY CLEARS ASSEMBLY

An animal cruelty law that was sponsored by local lawmakers has cleared the Assembly.The law requires animal abusers to pay up for the cost of caring for the animal they harmed.  The measure now goes to the full Senate for consideration. The post ANIMA...
June 21, 2018

STATE MAY IMPOSE FEES ON USE OF SINGLE USE PLASTIC BAGS

State lawmakers could approve a bill before the weekend that attempts to penalize users of both plastic and paper shopping bags.  The bill is seen by some as an attempt to generate additional income in the budget, and not solve a problem.  Some shore communities have passed laws banning the use of some single use …

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June 20, 2018

DEMOCRATS CRUSHING THEIR GOVERNOR, ALLEGE “POLITICKING”

Democratic leaders in Trenton continue to blast their own party’s governor, Phil Murphy.  Assembly Speaker Craig Coughlin says Murphy is still “campaigning” when he should instead be leading the state.  Both sides are deeply divided over a new budget and a government shutdown is possible.  New Jersey needs a spending plan in ten days or …

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June 20, 2018

TEACHER WHO TOOK UPSKIRT VIDEOS GETS FIVE IN THE CAN

A pervert chemistry teacher who used to work at Lenape High School has been given five years in the can for taking upskirt videos of of female students.  44 year old Eric T. Howell of Maple Shade received the prison term on Wednesday. Howell was ratted out when he tried to position his briefcase under …

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