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  1. Report: Shaneen Allen Admitted to PTIRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 24 | More Monmouth Musings

    Shaneen Allen, the 27 year old Philadelphia single mother facing a New Jersey State Prison term for bringing a Pennsylvania licensed handgun into New Jersey has been offered entry Atlantic County Prosecutor James McCain issued a statement which said that, upon review, his rejection of Allen's application to the PTI program was contrary to a 2008 "Graves Act" directive, according to NBC10. According to the clarification a defendant may "avoid conviction for a Graves Act crime by being admitted to the PTI program."

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  2. Inmate who lit fires in N.J. jail cell may be sentenced to time servedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 10 | The Jersey Journal

    TRENTON - A New Jersey State Prison inmate who set a fire in his cell for the second time in as many years is unlikely to see more jail time. During a hearing Wednesday Robert O'Donnell pleaded guilty to arson after lighting paper towels on fire in his jail cell at the prison on Cass Street in Trenton on April 3, 2013.

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  3. Phillipsburg police arrest alleged purse-snatcher; victim broke hipRead the original story

    Aug 22, 2014 | NJ.com

    ... according to the news release. The second degree charge carries a maximum term of up to 10 years in New Jersey State Prison, police said. Zeigler is in Warren County jail in lieu of $100,000 straight bail set by Municipal Court Judge Dennis ...

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  4. After murder conviction overturned, Scharf made list of things he would accomplish if freed [video]Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 20, 2014 | NorthJersey.com

    ... is enough evidence to win a second time. Sitting behind a metal partition in a visiting cell at the New Jersey State Prison in Trenton, Scharf, 63, apologized for his appearance. His long gray hair was slicked into a low ponytail and he wore a drab ...

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  5. Judge tosses out last issue in case of solitary confinement for convicted murdererRead the original story

    Aug 15, 2014 | NJ.com

    ... but still high security section of the prison. He is current in a high security section of New Jersey State Prison in Trenton. He filed the suit on his own, without a lawyer, in 2009. Despite state efforts to dismiss the suit, the case went to ...

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  6. Hampton crash injures driverRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 13, 2014 | New Jersey Herald

    ... killing a Hopatcong woman who spurned his romantic advances - will face an additional four years in New Jersey State Prison for breaking the leg of a sheriff's officer, the prosecutor's office said.Judge Stuart A. Minkowitz in state Superior Court ...

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    Aug 13, 2014 | New Jersey Herald

    ... killing a Hopatcong woman who spurned his romantic advances - will face an additional four years in New Jersey State Prison for breaking the leg of a sheriff's officer, the prosecutor's office said.Judge Stuart A. Minkowitz in state Superior Court ...

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  8. No injuries after truck overturns on Route 80Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 13, 2014 | New Jersey Herald

    ... killing a Hopatcong woman who spurned his romantic advances - will face an additional four years in New Jersey State Prison for breaking the leg of a sheriff's officer, the prosecutor's office said.Judge Stuart A. Minkowitz in state Superior Court ...

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  9. Five charged in connection to Wildwood robberies, sexual assaultRead the original story

    Aug 13, 2014 | Lower Township Gazette

    ... Prosecutor Robert Taylor, an individual convicted of a first degree crime can face 10 to 20 years in New Jersey State Prison. Individuals convicted of a second degree crime can face five to 10 years The arrest of these five individuals was the ...

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  10. Jeep crashes into porch in SpartaRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 12, 2014 | New Jersey Herald

    ... killing a Hopatcong woman who spurned his romantic advances - will face an additional four years in New Jersey State Prison for breaking the leg of a sheriff's officer, the prosecutor's office said.Judge Stuart A. Minkowitz in state Superior Court ...

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  11. Sandyston opts for countywide 911 systemRead the original story

    Aug 12, 2014 | New Jersey Herald

    Giuseppe Tedesco - convicted of killing a Hopatcong woman who spurned his romantic advances - will face an additional four years in New Jersey State Prison for breaking the leg of a sheriff's officer, the prosecutor's office said.Judge Stuart A. Minkowitz in state Superior Court in Morristown sentenced Tedesco, 29, on Monday to the four-year prison ... (more)

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  12. Hopatcong murderer faces four more years in prisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 12, 2014 | New Jersey Herald

    Giuseppe Tedesco - convicted of killing a Hopatcong woman who spurned his romantic advances - will face an additional four years in New Jersey State Prison for breaking the leg of a sheriff's officer, the prosecutor's office said.Judge Stuart A. Minkowitz in state Superior Court in Morristown sentenced Tedesco, 29, on Monday to the four-year prison ... (more)

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  13. Hawthorne man, 48, charged with vehicular homicide in farmer's market deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 10, 2014 | The Verona-Cedar Grove Times

    ... in death. Both charges are second degree crimes. A second degree crime carries a maximum 10 years in New Jersey State Prison. Woetzel's bail has been set at $200,000 with no option to pay 10 percent of that amount to secure his release, authorities ...

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  14. Murderer claims solitary confinement violates civil rightsRead the original story

    Aug 5, 2014 | The Jersey Journal

    ... him. Alford has been in the high security cell since 2006, first in the Avenel prison and later in New Jersey State Prison in Trenton. During testimony today, Alfara Ortiz, a former administrator of the Avenel facility, disputed several of Alford's ...

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  15. Trial begins for inmate who says his prison conditions were unconstitutionalRead the original story

    Jul 31, 2014 | The Jersey Journal

    ... Prison in Newark in June 2006 as a disciplinary measure. He had been scheduled to be transferred to New Jersey State Prison in Trenton for allegedly possessing a contraband cell phone. While Alford was in a holding cell awaiting transfer, guards ...

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  16. Millville man found guilty of attempted murder, sexual assaultRead the original story

    Jul 31, 2014 | The Gloucester County Times

    BRIDGETON - A Millville man could face 20 years in New Jersey State Prison after he was found guilty of attempted murder, aggravated sexual assault and other offenses Thursday , according to the Cumberland County Prosecutor's Office.

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  17. Three New Jersey State Prison corrections officers, 32 others charged in cell phone, drug...Read the original story

    Jul 30, 2014 | The Jersey Journal

    TRENTON - Three New Jersey State Prison corrections officers, 14 inmates, and 18 other people have been charged in an alleged scheme to smuggle cell phones and drugs into the Trenton facility, authorities said today.

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  18. Former Salem City pastor pleads guilty to sexual assault of minorRead the original story

    Jul 29, 2014 | NJ.com

    ... summer of 2013. Jonathan Smith, 59, formerly of Market Street, will be sentenced to four years in New Jersey State Prison when he returns to Superior Court in September. He pleaded guilty to one count of second degree sexual assault. In court ...

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  19. Middle Township High School Teacher Charged With Child Sexual AssaultRead the original story

    Jul 22, 2014 | Patch.com

    ... t persons convicted of second-degree crime are subject to a term of imprisonment of 5 to 10 years in New Jersey State Prison; persons convicted of a third-degree crime are subject to a term of imprisonment of 3 to 5 years in New Jersey State Prison.

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  20. West Milford teen bicyclist sustains life-threatening injuries in crashRead the original story

    Jul 21, 2014 | New Jersey Herald

    ... career criminals who were part of a Bergen County ring were sentenced to seven and eight years in New Jersey State Prison for burglarizing houses in Jefferson and Sparta. SUPERIOR COURT - Two career criminals who were part of a Bergen County ring ...

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