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New Jersey Corruption

Christie, The Bridge and Corruption: Full Circle New Jersey Hustle?

Martin London | Posted 03.21.2014 | Politics
Martin London

This real estate development has a dramatic history: it was first proposed in the early '70s, and quickly morphed into a saga involving reputed mafia figures, noted real estate moguls, the former mayor of Fort Lee, two of Christie's predecessors in the U.S. attorney's office, a Long Island shopping center developer, and a large cast of attorneys, including me.

Maintaining the Integrity of Corporate Internal Investigations

Michael D. Celock | Posted 07.30.2013 | Business
Michael D. Celock

If anything the investigation has opened the Board and his firm to potential embarrassment and ridicule. Quite frankly, he never should have accepted the assignment and placing himself and the firm in a no-win situation.

GOP Legislator Faces Criminal Charge

Westwood-Hillsdale Patch | James Leggate | Posted 10.03.2012 | Politics

New Jersey State Assemblyman Robert Schroeder was charged Friday with writing almost $400,000 worth of bogus checks, according to a press release from...

John Celock

N.J. Lawmakers Propose Ethics Crackdown | John Celock | Posted 04.06.2012 | Politics

A pair of Republican lawmakers in New Jersey have proposed a new layer of ethics reform in an attempt to crack down on corruption in the historically ...

John Celock

New Jersey Tops Anti-Corruption List, Study Says | John Celock | Posted 03.19.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- A new study named a state known for government scandals and arrests as in the best position to prevent corruption. The State Integri...

"Corruption Shtick" in the Garden State

Eric Dezenhall | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Eric Dezenhall

Philip Roth called it right when he said, "We now live in an age in which the imagination of the novelist lies helpless before what he knows he will read in tomorrow morning's newspaper."

Jack Shaw, Player In New Jersey Corruption Scandal, Found Dead

Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Jack Shaw, a key figure in last Thursday's giant New Jersey corruption scandal, has been found dead in his apartment. The Jersey Journal is reporting...

New Jersey is NOT a Joke

Morton Goldfein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Morton Goldfein

Makes one wonder if any officials rejected bribes offered by wired informants. If so, maybe New Jersey needs to recognize them and advance their careers rather than those of the prosecutors.

Hoboken Mayor Peter Cammarano Gets Ground Into Powder

Derek Beres | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Derek Beres

One quote from Hoboken Mayor Peter Cammarano from the Criminal Complaint against him paints a picture of what was going on during his election process.

Corruption Arrests in New Jersey Net Two Mayors

Huffington Post/AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

TEXT FROM AP (GET UPDATES HERE)... VIDEO FROM NBC NEW YORK Update: NJ official steps down amid corruption arrests: A member of the New Jersey gover...