New Jersey Senate President Stephen Sweeney plans to block Governor Chris Christie’s choice of Anne Murray Patterson for the state Supreme Court, replacing John E. Wallace Jr., the court’s only black member.
Governor Chris Christie ’s decision not to reappoint New Jersey Supreme Court Justice John Wallace may force the state’s highest court to assign a temporary judge to fill a vacancy for the first time since the 1970s.
The New Jersey Supreme Court, already embroiled in a battle with Governor Chris Christie over its membership, heard arguments today on whether the governor unlawfully cut $1 billion in school aid during a budget crisis.
John Wallace’s 29-yard field goal with less than two minutes remaining gave the University of Louisville a 20-17 win against Rutgers University and a probable Bowl Championship Series bid, the Cardinals’ first since 2007.
New Jersey Supreme Court Justice Roberto Rivera-Soto , who said he wouldn’t render any rulings amid a standoff over an empty seat on the court, decided not to seek reappointment when his term expires in September.
The 50 state attorneys general probing U.S. foreclosure practices will first settle with the five largest loan servicers, including Bank of America Corp. and JPMorgan Chase & Co. , Iowa Attorney General Tom Miller said.