TRENTON – Jury selection in the criminal trial against embattled Hamilton Mayor John Bencivengo began today.
Bencivengo, 58, is accused by prosecutors of accepting $12,400 in bribes from an insurance consultant seeking a multi-million dollar no-bid contract.
Bencivengo’s trial is slated to begin Tuesday, according to the U.S. Attorney’s Office.
Democratic Party insiders are converging tonight on the Morristown home of attorney Phil Sellinger.Read More >
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Bridget Anne Kelly’s attorney says lawmakers rushed to judgement An attorney for former top Gov. Chris Christie administration official Bridget Anne Kelly filed paperwork arguing his client shouldn’t have to comply with a legislative subpoena. The documents, filed by Kelly attorney Michael Critchley, argues lawmakers rushed to judgment...
By Suzanne M. Walters When unions representing local police and firefighters cannot agree to new contract terms with local governments, State law mandates that the parties submit to binding arbitration. A third-party referee, then, sets the... Read More >
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