New Jersey

March 26, 2018

NEW JERSEY ASSEMBLY APPROVES NEW GUN LAWS

A slew of new gun laws were approved Monday by the New Jersey Assembly.  Lawmakers approved a package of six new gun bills despite vehement protests in Trenton by gun supporters.  A prohibition on armor-piercing bullets is part of the legislative packa...
March 26, 2018

GOVERNOR: URBAN ENTERPRISE ZONES LIKELY TO STAY

New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy says Urban Enterprise Zones in the Garden State will likely remain.  NJ.com reports that Murphy announced he is a big fan of the zones, which charge reduced sales taxes in certain areas including the Wildwoods, Millville...
March 26, 2018

NORTH JERSEY COP DIES OF GUNSHOT WOUND; CIRCUMSTANCES UNCLEAR

A rookie police officer from Jersey City has died of a gunshot wound, and the circumstances surrounding the shooting remain unclear.  Police confirmed that the officer was killed Sunday night inside a home on Woodlawn Avenue.  The officer graduated fro...
March 25, 2018

STATE GUN LAWS EXPECTED TO BE MORE RESTRICTIVE MONDAY

Lawmakers will be meeting in Trenton Monday to make the State’s tough gun laws even tougher.  The New Jersey Assembly will consider six different bills that include new laws to make it more difficult to obtain a permit to buy a gun, and two other bills designed to keep guns out of the hands of …

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