New Jersey State Prison Newswire

New Jersey State Prison Newswire

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  1. Lower Court Official Faces ChargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 6 | Cape May County Herald

    ... with a crime of the second degree upon conviction are subject to a term of five to 10 years in New Jersey State Prison. Individuals charged with a crime of the third degree upon conviction are subject to a term of imprisonment of three to five years ...

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  2. Clifton man pleads guilty in Passaic bar sexual assaultRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 1 | NorthJersey.com

    ... celebration for one of the suspects. Under a plea agreement, Delacruz would serve 12 years in New Jersey State Prison, and not be eligible for parole until 85 percent of that term is served, the prosecutor's office said. He will also have to undergo ...

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  3. Al Shamoon Thompson v. Administrator New Jersey State Prison the...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 23 | FindLaw

    Appellant Al'shamoon Thompson, a New Jersey state prisoner, seeks federal habeas relief pursuant to 28 U.S.C. A 2254, as amended by the Antiterrorism and Effective Death Penalty Act of 1996 . The District Court dismissed his federal habeas petition as untimely.

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  4. Guilty plea in gunfire at Parsippany coin showRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 23 | The Verona-Cedar Grove Times

    ... his plea before Judge Thomas Critchley in Superior Court, Morristown, and faces a three-year term in New Jersey State Prison with one year parole ineligibility when sentenced on Aug. 18. The judge previously had sided with the Morris County ...

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  5. Robber Gets 17 Years, Tampered with WitnessesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 23 | Cape May County Herald

    Cape May County Prosecutor Robert Taylor announced that on June 23, Jermaine Mills, 39, from Rio Grande, was sentenced to an aggregate of 17 years in New Jersey State Prison for the crimes of robbery, first degree, and two counts of witness tampering, third degree. Mills was sentenced by Judge Michael Donohue of the Cape May County Superior Court.

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  6. Former Scout leader sentenced seven years on child pornography chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 21 | Clarks Hometown News Patriot

    A former Boy Scout leader was sentenced Tuesday to seven years in New Jersey State Prison following his conviction on 11 child pornography charges in a case brought by the Morris County Prosecutor's Office under the direction of Prosecutor Fredric M. Knapp. "The defendant did take advantage of his position of trust and confidence," said Assistant Morris County Prosecutor Christopher Schellhorn, who handled the case for the state.

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  7. Dover man sentenced to nine years on drug distribution chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 20 | Clarks Hometown News Patriot

    Charles C. Brown of Dover was sentenced to nine years in New Jersey State Prison Tuesday after pleading guilty to Possession with Intent to Distribute Cocaine in a case brought by the Morris County Prosecutor's Office under the direction of Prosecutor Fredric M. Knapp. Brown, 41, was sentenced in state Superior Court, Morristown by Judge James M. DeMarzo.

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  8. Former Scout leader sentenced to seven years on child pornography chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 20 | Morristown Green

    A former Boy Scout leader was sentenced Tuesday to seven years in New Jersey State Prison following his conviction on 11 child pornography charges in a case brought by the Morris County Prosecutor's Office under the direction of Prosecutor Fredric M. Knapp . "The defendant did take advantage of his position of trust and confidence," said Assistant Morris County Prosecutor Christopher Schellhorn , who handled the case for the state.

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  9. Seidle family file federal lawsuit in TamaraaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 19 | Courier News

    ... pleaded guilty to aggravated manslaughter on Sept. 29, 2016, and is serving a 30-year prison term at New Jersey State Prison in Trenton. Because the first barrage from Seidle happened so fast - a matter of seconds after the crash - Monmouth County ...

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  10. Drug court entry possible for Sussex man charged with robbery of borough gas stationRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2017 | New Jersey Herald

    Entry into the state's drug court program is possible for the Sussex man accused of robbing the US Gas station at the intersection on Loomis Avenue and Route 23 with a hammer earlier this year. Judge William J. McGovern III said the current plea offer to Stephen Castimore is either entry into the state's drug court program or alternately five years in New Jersey State Prison subject to the No Early Release Act for a guilty plea of second-degree robbery with a weapon.

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  11. Gang member gets 12 years in murder of Millville manRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2017 | NJ.com

    ... Office. Vernon Blackwell, 33, and Dejohn Wilmore, 25, were each sentenced to five years in New Jersey State Prison with three and a half years of parole ineligibility for unlawful possession of a handgun, according to Shapiro. Detyren Hatch, 26, and ...

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  12. Deane R. BrownRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2017 | Herald Gazette

    ... being sent to a prison in Maryland for several years. He was sent from Maryland prisons to the New Jersey State Prison. This stimulated the creation of an M.S.P. out-of-state prisoner policy by Jean Ross, Ron Huber and others, that was approved by ...

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  13. Spike in N.J. prison sex abuse cases prompts revamped trainingRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2017 | NJ.com

    ... that were fired last year over abuse claims worked at Edna Mahan. The sixth was an employee at New Jersey State Prison. That came after several years in which the department recorded just a single case or none at all in reports published in ...

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  14. Hazlet Man Charged With Sexually Assaulting Nursing Home PatientRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2017 | More Monmouth Musings

    ... Aggravated Sexual Assault, Fulton faces a potential sentence of incarceration of up to 20 years in New Jersey State Prison; if convicted of second degree Sexual Assault, Fulton faces up to 10 years in prison. Pursuant to the "No Early Release Act," ...

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  15. Accused killer who gouged his eyes out reportedly still unfit for trialRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2017 | The Jersey Journal

    NEWTON -- The attorney representing the man accused of killing a 73-year-old woman during the burglary of her home in 2012 says his client remains unfit for trial , New Jersey Herald reported. Victor Razumov, now 22, was declared incompetent to stand trial for Virginia Sommer's murder in September 2015 -- nine months after he gouged his eyes out during separate incidents at New Jersey State Prison in Trenton.

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  16. Former N.J. man convicted of murder loses appeal in killing outside barRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2017 | The Jersey Journal

    ... newly discovered evidence that could have affected the outcome of his trial. He said an inmate at New Jersey State Prison in Trenton told a private investigator that one of the six witnesses who identified Lewis as the shooter paid a bouncer to ...

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  17. Man who kidnapped and killed girl dies in prisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2017 | New Jersey Herald

    A New Jersey man who was 19 when he snatched a sleeping 6-year-old neighbor from her bed and killed her has died in prison. State officials say 42-year-old Kevin Aquino was found unresponsive in his cell at New Jersey State Prison in Trenton on March 11. Corrections Department spokesman Matt Schuman tells the Asbury Park Press Aquino was last seen alive 20 minutes earlier after he took a shower.

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  18. 4 gang members sentenced for roles in Millville murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 4, 2017 | NJ.com

    ... 22, dead. Vernon Blackwell, 33, and Dejohn Wilmore, 25, were each sentenced to five years in New Jersey State Prison with three and a half years of parole ineligibility for unlawful possession of a handgun, according to Shapiro. Hatch received five ...

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  19. Two Men Charged For Alleged Sexual Assault on TeenRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2017 | Cape May County Herald

    ... persons convicted of a first degree crime are subject to a term of imprisonment of 10 to 20 years in New Jersey State Prison, persons convicted of a second degree crime are subject to a term of imprisonment of five to 10 years, and persons convicted ...

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  20. Man's drug conviction overturned because trial judge was once his lawyerRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2017 | The Jersey Journal

    ... to seven years in prison, three years of which he had to serve before being eligible for parole. New Jersey State Prison records indicate he was released in August. Holland, 46, had made an earlier appeal to the Superior Court's Law Division in ...

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