Prosecutors Motion To Re-Argue Death Penalty In ConnecticutThe state abolished the death penalty three years ago.
Rally Held In Times Square Calling For Same-Sex Marriage Rights NationwideAdvocates rallied in Times Square Monday night in hopes of seeing same-sex marriage legalized nationwide, a day before the issue comes before the U.S. Supreme Court.
Protesters Turn Out As U.S. Supreme Court Hears Hobby Lobby Case On Birth Control CoverageProtesters came out in full force Tuesday as the U.S. Supreme Court heard oral arguments in a case pitting employers’ religious beliefs against the Affordable Care Act's birth control mandate.
Report: North Jersey Woman Admits To Sending Threatening LettersA northern New Jersey woman has admitted to mailing a threatening letter to the Town of Secaucus.
New Push On For Gay Marriage In New JerseyOn the steps of the steps of the Statehouse in Trenton, Garden State Equality's Troy Stevenson said Thursday that the time is now for gay marriage in New Jersey.
Christie Says He'd Veto Same-Sex Marriage Bill A Second TimeNew Jersey Gov. Chris Christie said Wednesday that he would veto a same-sex marriage bill again.
Supreme Court Decision On Voting Rights Act Greatly Impacts New York CityChanges in New York election law will no longer have to be pre-cleared by the Department of Justice. That's the effect of the high court’s ruling that struck down a part of the Voting Rights Act that since 1965 has protected minority voters.
Hundreds Rally For Gay Rights At Washington Square ParkThe demonstration comes as the U.S. Supreme Court will rule on two cases this week.
Catholics Lobby In Albany As Abortion Fight Brews Catholic bishops are making their annual lobbying visit to Albany as Gov. Andrew Cuomo and Senate Republicans are starting to clash over the governor's abortion law proposal.
Christie To Keep Fighting For Sports Betting In New JerseyChristie said Thursday after visiting a group home for people with disabilities that he'll take the fight to the Supreme Court if he has to.
Dolan, Quinn Mark 40th Anniv. Of Roe V. Wade Decision On AbortionIt was 40 years ago today that the United States Supreme Court ruled in the case of Roe v. Wade, which made abortion legal in America.
New Jersey Activists Hope Supreme Court Will Rule For Gay MarriageGay rights activists in New Jersey hope the U.S. Supreme Court will establish a constitutional right to gay marriage and end a prohibition in that state.