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NJ Attorney General Paula Dow (file photo)

NJ Attorney General Makes Overtime Info For Law Enforcement Officers Confidential

State records show that troopers earned $25.5 million in overtime last year and $15.7 million as of September this year.

12/15/2011

NJ Attorney General Paula Dow (file photo)

NJ Attorney General Paula Dow To Talk Violence In Camden

The city of fewer than 80,000 has had 16 murders since Oct. 1, prompting one city council member to call for the National Guard to be sent in to help.

12/08/2011

FILE - A sample of a New Jersey driver's licence (credit: Levon Putney/WCBS 880)

40 Indicted In NJ For Allegedly Selling Black Market Driver’s Licenses

Authorities say the licenses were sold to unauthorized persons for thousands of dollars out of the East Orange, Edison, Jersey City, Lodi and North Bergen motor vehicle offices.

12/06/2011

New Jersey Attorney General Paula Dow announces Project Medicine Drop - Nov 14, 2011 (credit: NJ Office of Consumer Affairs)

New Jersey Launches Program For Unused Drug Disposal

New Jersey is launching a pilot program that allows consumers to drop off unused medications in secure locations.

11/14/2011

NJ Attorney General Paula Dow (file photo)

Rumor: NJ Attorney General Paula Dow May Step Down

“I’ve been hearing rumors and everyone else for the last six months that she would like to go and become a judge,” said State Senator and former Governor Richard Codey.

11/11/2011

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Philly Estate Lawyer Michael Kwasnik Charged In $8.5 Million NJ Ponzi Scheme

New Jersey attorney general Paula Dow called the scheme “an outright theft by people who presented themselves as legitimate investment advisors and as a legitimate attorney.”

11/07/2011

Alexander Higgins, left, of Brick N.J., and Justin Phillips, of Cranford, N.J., work at their computers at a table across from the Statehouse as part of the Occupy Wall Street movement - Trenton, NJ - Oct 14, 2011 (credit: AP Photo/Mel Evans)

Occupy Wall Street Protesters In Trenton Told To Remove Tents

Participants aligned with the Occupy Wall Street protest have removed their tents from New Jersey’s World War II Memorial in Trenton after police told them they could not keep any “permanent structures” at the site.

10/14/2011

NJ Attorney General Paula Dow (file photo)

NJ Children’s Cancer Charity Accused Of Using Funds To Buy Luxury Cars

It’s a cancer charity charade that’s outraged a community. A New Jersey couple is accused of running a phony group that claimed to help children battling cancer, but instead, investigators say they helped themselves.

10/13/2011

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NJ Medical Firm Pleads Guilty To Medicaid, Medicare Fraud

Attorney General Paula Dow announced the guilty pleas Friday, one day after The Center for Lymphatic Disorders, based in Egg Harbor Township, and 54-year-old Farah Iranipour Houtan appeared in state Superior Court in Atlantic County.

09/30/2011

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NJ Modeling Company Charged With Consumer Fraud Following Over 200 Complaints

Kevin Fernandez, 16, said he thought the modeling agency would get him work, but instead it allegedly charged his mom $1,000 for a photo shoot and asked for hundreds more to promote him.

07/26/2011

Steroids (graphic / credit: AP)

New Jersey Police Departments Allowed To Test For Steroids

Those who test positive will need a doctor’s letter saying there’s a legitimate medical reason and that they’re still fit for duty.

07/07/2011

New Jersey Attorney General Paula Dow and Passaic County Prosecutor Camelia Valdes announce arrests in Paterson drug sweep (credit: Steve Sandberg/1010 WINS)

Authorities Take Down Major Paterson Drug Distribution Network

New Jersey Attorney General Paula Dow says a yearlong investigation into gang activity in Paterson has resulted in more than 170 arrests.

06/23/2011

Six marijuana dispensaries are expected to be opened in New Jersey by summer 2011. (AP Photo/Ed Andrieski)

N.J. AG Awaiting Fed’s Response About Medical Marijuana Prosecution

New Jersey officials are awaiting responses from federal prosecutors whether licensed medical marijuana sellers would face arrest.

05/15/2011

Bath Salts

N.J. Attorney General Paula Dow Announces Ban On Selling ‘Bath Salts’

Calling them an imminent threat to public safety, Dow has filed emergency rules designed to immediately ban the sale and manufacture of the synthetic drugs.

04/28/2011

Marijuana

Report: N.J. Wants Confirmation Medical Marijuana Law Is Legal

New Jersey wants to know if its medical marijuana program violates federal law.

04/20/2011

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