845 ABA Journal New Jersey articles.
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In 2013, three government officials schemed to shut down two of three access lanes from a New Jersey city into the toll plaza for the George Washington Bridge into New York City. The Supreme Court has taken up an appeal one of the officials, who was a deputy chief of staff to then-Gov. Chris Christie. Her lawyers argue that she was convicted essentially for having ulterior political motives.
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Nov 1, 2019 11:33 AM CDT
Lawyer accused of shaking down Colombian clients through false promises
A Texas lawyer who markets himself as the “DWI Dude” is on trial for allegedly shaking down three Colombian clients…
Oct 21, 2019 4:11 PM CDT
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A legal malpractice plaintiff can’t hold a lawyer liable for her husband’s legal work when the plaintiff didn’t rely on representations that the lawyers were practicing together, a federal appeals…
Aug 23, 2019 12:54 PM CDT
A New Jersey judge has issued an apology for courtroom remarks about a “knucklehead” husband, his girlfriend’s suggestive photos and his wife’s failure to file for divorce.
Judge Alberto Rivas…
Aug 19, 2019 11:55 AM CDT
A paralegal in the U.S. attorney’s office in New Jersey has been indicted for allegedly using government information to identify informants and help her gang member son.
Tawanna Hilliard of…
Aug 16, 2019 2:29 PM CDT
Judges throughout New Jersey will undergo enhanced training following media coverage of controversial remarks made by judges in sexual assault cases.
The mandatory training will focus on sexual assault, domestic…
Jul 18, 2019 1:30 PM CDT
A New Jersey judge told the mother of a sexual assault victim to “keep your mouth shut, sit down” after she made noise in the back of the courtroom and…
Jul 16, 2019 2:00 PM CDT