New Jersey

January 16, 2019

BEACH SMOKING BAN TAKES EFFECT TODAY IN NEW JERSEY

Smoking is now prohibited on public beaches and parks throughout the State of New Jersey.  Governor Murphy signed the smoking ban into effect in 2018, and it takes effect today.  State officials never agreed on who will be enforcing the ban, or when.  The law provides communities with the opportunity to designate a portion of …

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January 15, 2019

AS EXPECTED, MURPHY CALLS FOR FASTRACKING LEGAL WEED, HIKE IN MINIMUM WAGE

As expected, New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy again called for the legalization of recreational marijuana and increases in the minimum wage in New Jersey during his State of the State address in Trenton Tuesday.  Murphy also called on the state to do a ...
January 15, 2019

GOVERNOR MURPHY TO DELIVER STATE OF THE STATE ADDRESS TODAY

Governor Phil Murphy will deliver his State of the State address to the legislature at 2pm today.  Murphy is expected to showcase how New Jersey is better off than it was one year ago, and again bring up the need for a higher minimum wage, and for lega...
January 14, 2019

NEW JERSEY MAN GETS FIVE YEARS FOR HAVING 12,000 CHILD PORN FILES

A 32 year old New Jersey man will spending the next five years of his life behind bars for possessing 12,000 files of child pornography.  Matthew Brutto of Ewing was given the sentence Monday in Mercer County.  Brutto will have to register as a sex off...