New Jersey

September 19, 2018

LEGAL WEED BILL READY TO CYCLE THROUGH N.J. LEGISLATURE

New Jersey lawmakers have written a bill to legalize marijuana and lay the foundation for a commercial weed industry in New Jersey. The details of the legislation were revealed by NJ Advance Media. The bill’s provisions call for what could be the lowest marijuana taxes in the nation, weed delivery and legalized possession and personal use …

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September 19, 2018

ATLANTIC, OCEAN COUNTY MEN AMONG 24 ARRESTED FOR LURING UNDERAGE CHILDREN FOR SEX

New Jersey Attorney General Gurbir Grewal announced on Tuesday that 24 men were arrested in early September for attempting to lure teenage boys and girls for sexual activity. A multi-agency undercover sting called “Operation Open House” caught the child predators, who used social media to contact teens and children for sex. Among the arrests were …

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September 17, 2018

NEW JERSEY SAYS SO LONG TO A NUCLEAR POWER PLANT

New Jersey has bid farewell to the Oyster Creek Nuclear Power Plant.  The plant was shut down for good on Monday and will not be placed back into service.  Oyster Creek was the first licensed nuclear power plant in the nation; now, there are fewer than...
September 17, 2018

REPORT: STATE MAY CONSIDER SMOKING BANS ON BOARDWALKS AND MARINAS

The State of New Jersey may soon consider smoking bans at marinas, boardwalks, historical sites..and cemeteries.  NJ.com reports that companion bills are being introduced in Trenton by democrats that would extend the recent beach smoking ban to other a...