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Recent Decisions From the Supreme Court of New Jersey

New Jersey v. McKinney
Date: August 27, 2015
Docket Number: a-74-13

H.S.P. v. J.K.
Date: August 26, 2015
Docket Number: a-114-13

Dept. of Children Families v. E.D.-O.
Date: August 20, 2015
Docket Number: a-109-13

New Jersey v. Lindsey
Date: August 20, 2015
Docket Number: a6303-11

New Jersey v. Shannon
Date: August 19, 2015
Docket Number: a-111-13

New Jersey v. Musa
Date: August 18, 2015
Docket Number: a-78-13

New Jersey v. Maltese
Date: August 17, 2015
Docket Number: a-96-13

Cuiyun Qian v. Toll Brothers Inc.
Date: August 12, 2015
Docket Number: a-95-13

Redd v. Bowman
Date: August 11, 2015
Docket Number: a-71-13

Justia Opinion Summary: The issue this case presented for the Supreme Court's review was whether an initiative petition filed under the Optional Municipal Charter Law (known as the Faulkner Act), requiring the City of Camden to create and maint...

In the Matter of the Expungement Petition of J.S.
Date: August 10, 2015
Docket Number: a-84-13

Justia Opinion Summary: The Supreme Court consolidated two appeals in this opinion. J.S. was a thirty-four-year-old former New Jersey resident, who, in 2000, while a sophomore at Kean University, was arrested after twice selling marijuana to an...

Ross v. Lowitz
Date: August 6, 2015
Docket Number: a-101-13

Justia Opinion Summary: Shortly after plaintiff John Ross signed a contract to sell his home, he learned of contamination on his property as a result of a leak that previously existed in an underground oil storage tank located on a neighboring...

New Jersey v. Munafo
Date: August 5, 2015
Docket Number: a-6-14

Justia Opinion Summary: In 2009, Erica Ortiz and a few friends went to a dance club in Newark. Defendant and her boyfriend, Oscar Rodriguez, went to the club that night as well. At about 1:35 a.m., while in the bathroom, defendant got into a fi...

New Jersey v. Hathaway
Date: August 4, 2015
Docket Number: a-69-13

Justia Opinion Summary: Defendant Dontae Hathaway was charged with second-degree unlawful possession of a weapon following the discovery of a handgun in his room at the Taj Mahal Hotel and Casino in Atlantic City. Defendant moved to suppress th...

New Jersey v. Keaton
Date: August 3, 2015
Docket Number: a-92-13

Justia Opinion Summary: At issue in this appeal were the circumstances under which a law enforcement officer may legally enter a disabled vehicle to obtain the driver's registration and insurance information without first requesting the driver'...

State v. James Buckner
Date: July 30, 2015
Docket Number: a-22-14

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