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NJ Man Gets 10 Years For Attack On Ex-Girlfriend

Thirty-two-year-old James Sgambati of Parsippany, who has an extensive criminal record, must serve three years of the sentence before becoming eligible for parole.

07/04/2011

Gov. Andrew Cuomo (credit: Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Gov. Cuomo Closing Prisons To Save State Funds

Cuomo’s office says they will close in 60 days, eliminating approximately 3,800 unused prison beds and saving the state $72 million this year and $112 million next year. Remaining inmates will be transferred.

07/01/2011

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NJ Couple Sentenced For Drug Distribution

A New Jersey couple whose large marijuana stash was found by police who responded to an incident at their home are now both headed to state prison.

09/05/2010