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New Jersey's Gas Tax To Stay Flat In 2020

New Jersey’s tax is currently the 11th highest in the nation, and well behind its northern and western neighbors, Pennsylvania and New York, according to data published by the conservative Tax Foundation.

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NJ's Highest Court Upholds Law Giving Terminally Ill Patients The Option To End Their Lives

The state’s controversial “Aid in Dying” law won the support of the state Supreme Court Tuesday afternoon, upholding a decision from earlier in the day dismissing a restraining order that prevented patients from pursuing their own death.

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These Pipes Caused Newark Water Crisis. New Law May Replace Them Across NJ

Newark has a major obstacle to face in its quest to deal with the lead in its drinking water: absentee landlords.

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Moody's: Law Easing Property Tax Refund Burden Could Help Towns

The new ability for local governments to refund overpaid taxes on commercial properties over a 3-year period, rather than 60 days, could take the pressure off budgets for municipalities, and bode well for their credit rating down the road, according to a recent report by Moody’s.

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Murphy Vetoes Bill To Wipe Marijuana Convictions

Gov. Phil Murphy sent a bill back to lawmakers on Friday that would create a process for wiping certain marijuana offenses from criminal records, arguing the state needs an automatic, digital process for expunging those types of convictions.

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Poll: Most New Jerseyans Perceive No School Segregation

More than 80 percent of New Jerseyans say their local school districts include a mix of races, while 14 percent say their local schools are segregated.

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Stockton University To Host Cannabis Career Fair

New Jersey may not have adult use cannabis, but the ancillary and medical markets are growing like weeds.

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New Jersey Water Quality Laws To Be Reviewed

TRENTON, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — The New Jersey legislature will hold public hearings in the fall on the quality of water delivered by utilities throughout the state

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Could NJ And Its Neighbors Agree To Tax Incentives Cease-Fire? Some Lawmakers Like The Sound Of The Idea

Missouri and Kansas entered into an agreement this week to stop offering incentives to businesses to relocate from their respective states and now some of New Jersey’s most influential lawmakers are talking about the possibility of crafting a similar incentives truce between the Garden State and neighboring Pennsylvania, New York and Delaware.

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Long-Term Care Facilities Must Have Outbreak Response Plans Under New Law

Legislation inspired by 2018's deadly Adenovirus outbreak

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