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October 29, 2018 - 4:49 pm
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) -- A new law requiring New Jersey employers to offer paid sick leave has gone into effect. The measure requiring employers to provide one hour of sick leave for every 30 hours worked took effect Monday. Democratic Gov. Phil Murphy signed the measure into law in May. Under the law...
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October 22, 2018 - 5:35 pm
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) -- Gov. Phil Murphy is bringing his predecessor's attorney general on board to help investigate his administration's handling of a sexual assault complaint by a state official. The Democratic governor's office released a statement Monday from former Attorney General Chris Porrino...
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October 19, 2018 - 5:54 pm
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) -- New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy is heading to Israel on the second and final leg of his first overseas trip. Murphy is set to leave for Tel Aviv and Jerusalem on Saturday. He's currently in Germany on an economic mission. His office says the purpose of the trip is to ``deepen...
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Hudson County Prosecutor Esther Suarez
Hudson County Prosecutor's Office
October 17, 2018 - 11:59 am
TRENTON, NJ (1010 WINS) -- Hudson County Prosecutor Esther Suarez denounced allegations that she interfered in an investigation into sexual assault allegations by a state worker, and said she stands by the decision not to file charges. STATEMENT OF HUDSON COUNTY PROSECUTOR ESTHER SUAREZ https://t...
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October 15, 2018 - 2:12 pm
TRENTON, NJ (1010 WINS) -- New Jersey's governor says he's ordered an investigation into the hiring of a senior staffer despite allegations of sexual assault in his past, and a current one from a state official. “I feel awful for Katie [Brennan>. Nobody deserves this. She’s been screaming out for...
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October 12, 2018 - 8:58 am
TRENTON, NJ (1010 WINS) -- Trouble in Trenton? New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy has provided no details behind the sudden resignation of his top aide, Albert Alvarez. Reports say Alvarez was the subject of a sexual assault investigation last year. NJ.com reports, that three sources say Alvarez was...
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October 02, 2018 - 6:27 pm
ASBURY PARK, N.J. (AP) -- New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy said Tuesday that a former municipal official who resigned from a $70,000-a-year state job after it came to light he was convicted of taking bribes from undercover FBI agents has earned a second chance. Murphy, a Democrat, delivered a passionate...
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October 02, 2018 - 2:33 pm
TRENTON, NJ (1010 WINS) -- Sooner rather than later. That's the time frame New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy gave for a vote on legalizing recreational marijuana in the Garden State. WEB EXTRA: Legal Pot In The Garden State, Here's What To Expect! During a Facebook Live town hall, the governor said a...
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October 01, 2018 - 12:48 pm
TRENTON, NJ (1010 WINS) -- Gov. Phil Murphy is proposing a revamp of New Jersey's expiring tax incentive programs. In a speech delivered at Biotech Lab in Nutley, the Democrat explained his plan to put caps on two of the state's uncapped incentive programs. The programs expire in June and carry...
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September 18, 2018 - 3:35 pm
TRENTON, NJ (1010 WINS) -- Lawmakers in New Jersey have a legal marijuana bill they say has high odds of passing The plan would make New Jersey's the lowest marijuana tax in the country, and allow for weed delivery along with consumption outside of the home, NJ.com reported. The new bill calls for...
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