New Jersey

February 8, 2019

NJ BEACHFRONT HOMEOWNERS GET CASH FROM JURY FOR DUNE PROJECTS

Two beachfront property owners in Point Pleasant Beach have been awarded nearly $600,000 by juries after a dune protection project was partially built using their properties.  Some shorefront property owners were attempting to prevent the dune project,...
February 8, 2019

LEGAL POT BILL COULD BE COMING THIS MONTH, SAY LAWMAKERS

A bill that would legalize recreational marijuana in New Jersey could be coming this month.  Lawmakers say that there has been progress on the legal pot bill, and he could get approved this winter.  Governor Phil Murphy has been advocating for the lega...
February 7, 2019

SHOULD TERMINALLY ILL PEOPLE BE ABLE TO TAKE THEIR LIVES? NJ THINKS SO

The New Jersey Legislature moved closer to passing an “Aid in Dying” bill that would allow doctors to write prescriptions that allow terminally ill people to take their own lives.  The bill cleared a Senate committee on a 6-3 vote on Thursd...
February 7, 2019

POLL: NEW JERSEY SENATOR CORY BOOKER FIFTH FAVORITE AMONG DEMOCRATS

If a democratic presidential primary were held today, Senator Cory Booker would not do well.  A new CNN poll of likely democratic voters puts Booker fifth on the list, behind Joe Biden, Bernie Sanders, Kamala Harris, and Elizabeth Warren.  Booker heads...