All Over Jersey

Less than a year after New Jersey established a sweeping new law that all but eliminated cash bail, the state has found itself facing a challenge familiar to others that have overhauled their bail systems: an energetic legal attack from the bail industry. In June …

PRINCETON, N.J. — A third of the way through “Macbeth,” right after the antihero murders the king of Scotland, two noblemen look up into the sky and behold a celestial horror. “By the clock, ’tis day,” says the Thane of Ross, “And yet dark night …

[unable to retrieve full-text content] An M-16 and a sawed-off shotgun were among the nearly 5,000 guns collected at a two-day buyback event in New Jersey, where guns could be dropped off with no questions asked. …read more Source: New York Times

By custom and practice, as lawyers like to say, rank-and-file prosecutors at the United States attorney’s office in Manhattan can be divided into certain classic types: There are, for instance, the Ivy League eggheads, the law-and-order go-getters and the ambitious self-promoters. But Geoffrey S. Berman, …

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