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STATE OF NEW JERSEY v. ALIREZA FASSIHI, a/k/a RAZA, ALIREZA S. FASSIHI, ALIRZEZA FASSIHI, ALIREZA SHIRAZI FASSIHI, ALI FASSIHI, and ALI REZA

We derive the following facts from the trial record. On
January 23, 2015, defendant drove Stephanie Monzo, a friend, to
the local Walmart. Monzo entered the store while defendant
remained in the car. As Monzo shopped, three Walmart asset
protection associates approached her based upon a suspicion of
shoplifting. One of the associates requested that she "come into
t... More...
   $0 (03-31-2018 - NJ)

STATE OF NEW JERSEY v. RICKY RICHARDSON, a/k/a MARK RICHARDSON

Defendant Ricky Richardson appeals from the denial of his
motion to suppress controlled dangerous substances that Detective
Keith Walcott of the New Brunswick Police Department found inside
an opaque plastic bag defendant allegedly tossed out a window just
after police entered the house, in which he was located, to execute
an arrest warrant for unrelated individuals. He a... More...
   $0 (03-31-2018 - NJ)

United States of America v. Steven Metro

District of New Jersey Federal Courthouses

Steven Metro appeals from the 46-month sentence of imprisonment imposed by the District Court as a consequence of his guilty plea to one count of conspiracy to violate federal securities laws and one count of insider trading. He contends that the Court wrongly attributed to him illicit financial gains
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actually attributable to someone with whom he was not acting in concert and to whom he ... More...
   $0 (02-14-2018 - NJ)

United States of America, ex rel. Steve Greenfield v. Medco Health Solutions, Inc., et al.

District of New Jersey Federal Courthouses

Accredo Health Group, Inc., a specialty pharmacy that provides home care for patients with hemophilia (a rare condition that prevents blood from clotting properly), made donations to charities, two of which allegedly recommended Accredo as an approved provider for hemophilia patients. This raises whether the donations came with something expected in return for the recommendations, which might trig... More...   $0 (01-23-2018 - NJ)

STATE OF NEW JERSEY v. ARTHUR L. HOYLE, a/k/a SKINNYMAN HOYLE, and ARTHUR HOYLE

Defendant, who was charged with multiple drug offenses, filed
numerous pretrial motions, including a motion to suppress evidence
obtained from the use of a global positioning system (GPS) tracker
and a motion to recuse the trial court judge. After the court
denied the motion to suppress and the motion to recuse, defendant
pled guilty to first-degree possession with intent... More...
   $0 (01-18-2018 - NJ)

Don Karms and Robert Parker v. Kathleen Shanahan, Sandra McKeon Crow and New Jersey Transit

District of New Jersey Federal Courthouses

Don Karns and Robert Parker filed civil rights actions against the New Jersey Transit Corporation (“NJ Transit”) and NJ Transit Officers Kathleen Shanahan and Sandra McKeon Crowe in their official and individual capacities, alleging violations of the First, Fourth, and Fourteenth Amendments. Officers Shanahan and Crowe arrested Karns and Parker for defiant trespass and obstruction of justice after... More...   $0 (01-14-2018 - NJ)

STATE OF NEW JERSEY v. AKEEM BOONE

In this appeal, we consider whether a warrant application
that did not include evidence as to why a specific apartment
unit should be searched fell short of establishing probable
cause for the search of that apartment, in violation of the
Fourth Amendment of the United States Constitution and Article
I, Paragraph 7 of the New Jersey Constitution.
Defendant Akeem Boone... More...
   $0 (12-21-2017 - NJ)

Joan Mullin v. Karen Balicki

Despite Lawyer's Error, Evidence of Guard-Encouraged Inmate Suicide Revives Lawsuit

During the early morning hours of January 17, 2009, New Jersey prisoner Robert Mullin hanged himself with a bedsheet that he had fashioned into a noose. The twentynine-year-old Robert had been in and out of prison for the better part of a decade, in part due to his ongoing struggles with substance abuse. While serving out his latest sentence at a halfway house, Robert was found in possession of ... More...   $0 (12-03-2017 - NJ)

STATE OF NEW JERSEY v. DARIEN WESTON

The horrific details of defendant's murder of the victim, and
the fear and consequences inflicted on eyewitnesses to the crime,
need not be recounted here in detail. Our Supreme Court has
already done so. See State v. Weston, 222 N.J. 280-82 (2015).
For our purposes, it suffices to explain that during a carjacking,
defendant forced the driver into a dumpster and shot hi... More...
   $0 (11-29-2017 - NJ)

STATE OF NEW JERSEY v. KEITH M. KENION

Defendant was tried and found guilty by a jury of two counts
of first-degree kidnapping, N.J.S.A. 2C:13-1(b)(1), two counts of
third-degree criminal restraint, N.J.S.A. 2C:13-2(a), two counts
of first-degree robbery, N.J.S.A. 2C:15-1(a)(1), one count of
first-degree conspiracy, N.J.S.A. 2C:5-2, one count of second
degree burglary, N.J.S.A. 2C:18-2, one count of second-degre... More...
   $0 (11-29-2017 - NJ)

STATE OF NEW JERSEY v. WILFREDO RODRIGUEZ

In 2011, defendant pled guilty to first-degree aggravated
sexual assault, N.J.S.A. 2C:14-2(a)(1); second-degree sexual
assault, N.J.S.A. 2C:14-2(b); and two counts of fourth-degree
cruelty and neglect of children, N.J.S.A. 9:6-3. During the
plea colloquy, defendant admitted he (1) inserted his fingers
and penis into his cousin's vagina, who at the time of the
inciden... More...
   $0 (11-29-2017 - NJ)

STATE OF NEW JERSEY v. SHANNON FIELD

The following facts are largely taken from the suppression
motion hearing testimony of Bridgewater Township Police Department
Officers Anthony DiGraziano and Kevin Florczak. No other witnesses
testified.
On March 20, 2013, at approximately 7:00 p.m., anti-crime
team undercover officers DiGraziano and Florczak were parked in
an unmarked police vehicle in the parking l... More...
   $3 (11-13-2017 - NJ)

STATE OF NEW JERSEY v. JASON PETTIS

On December 22, 2011, defendant was sentenced to an extended
term of fifteen years imprisonment on the aggravated assault
charge, with an eighty-five percent period of parole ineligibility
under the No Early Release Act, N.J.S.A. 2C:43-7.2. The court
merged count two with count three, and imposed a concurrent seven
year prison term. A consecutive five-year sentence with ... More...
   $0 (11-13-2017 - NJ)

Joan Mullin v. Karen Balicki

Third Circuit Court of Appeals - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

A little over two years into the civil-rights suit brought by Joan Mullin (“Mullin”) over the tragic prison suicide of her son, Robert Mullin (“Robert”), Mullin’s attorney received a discovery document with the potential to reshape the case. A previously undisclosed investigative report about the night
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Robert died contained statements by fellow New Jersey inmates about a prison guard who... More...
   $0 (11-13-2017 - NJ)

STATE OF NEW JERSEY v. BRYON O. WRIGHT, a/k/a OMAR WRIGHT, ROGER WRIGHT

Various drug offenses, eluding, and resisting arrest.

Following a jury trial, defendant Bryon O. Wright was
convicted of various drug offenses, eluding, and resisting arrest.
The judge sentenced him to an aggregate sixteen-year term of
imprisonment. We affirmed defendant's conviction and sentence on
direct appeal, preserving for post-conviction relief (PCR) his
claim that trial counsel provided ineffective assistance (IAC).... More...
   $0 (11-02-2017 - NJ)

STATE OF NEW JERSEY v. GABRIEL C. BARNES

Defendant Gabriel C. Barnes appeals from his conviction
following a jury trial and the subsequent denial of his motion for
NOT FOR PUBLICATION WITHOUT THE APPROVAL OF THE APPELLATE DIVISION
This opinion shall not "constitute precedent or be binding upon any court." Although it is posted on the internet, this opinion is binding only on the parties in the case and its use in other ca... More...
   $0 (11-02-2017 - NJ)

United States of America v Francisco Teodoro Azcona-Polanco

Deportable immigrants are presumptively exempt from
the discretionary imposition of supervised release under
Section 5D1.1(c) of the Sentencing Guidelines. Appellant
Francisco Azcona-Polanco, a deportable immigrant, argues
that the District Court committed a procedural sentencing
error by sentencing him to a term of supervised release
without an adequate explanation. We wri... More...
   $0 (08-01-2017 - NJ)

STATE OF NEW JERSEY v. WALLACE GASKINS, a/k/a WALLACE N. GASKINS, WALLACE MICHAEL, WALLACE MILLER, WALLACE N. MILLER and WALLACE N. MOORE

Defendant Wallace Gaskins appeals from a September 30, 2015
Law Division order denying his petition for post-conviction relief
(PCR). We affirm, substantially for the reasons expressed by
Judge Michael A. Petrolle in his oral opinion of the same date.
The facts underlying defendant's conviction are gleaned from
the evidence adduced at trial, which we summarized in our More...
   $0 (05-01-2017 - NJ)

STATE OF NEW JERSEY v. DION E. ROBINSON (a/k/a QUANTAE MASON ALBERT MITCHELL)

Under federal and New Jersey search-and-seizure
jurisprudence, a police officer’s warrantless search of the
passenger compartment of a vehicle, following a lawful traffic
stop, is a constitutional protective sweep when the
circumstances give rise to a reasonable suspicion that a driver
or passenger “is dangerous and may gain immediate access to
weapons.” State v. Gam... More...
   $0 (05-01-2017 - NJ)

STATE OF NEW JERSEY v. WILLIAM SMIEJAN

On March 12, 2014, defendant William Smiejan, entered a guilty
plea to driving while intoxicated (DWI), N.J.S.A. 39:4-50, after
the municipal court denied his motion to suppress his blood alcohol
content (BAC) results. That decision was affirmed by a Law
Division judge on May 18, 2015. We now reverse and remand.

On April 17, 2013, the United States Supreme Court de... More...
   $0 (04-24-2017 - NJ)

STATE OF NEW JERSEY v. DAVID ARISTE, a/k/a D-BRIM

Defendant was charged under Passaic County Indictment No. 06
01-0072, with first-degree murder of Garry Williams, N.J.S.A.
2C:11-3(a)(1), N.J.S.A. 2C:11-3(a)(2) (count one); third-degree
unlawful possession of a weapon, N.J.S.A. 2C:39-5(b) (count two);
second-degree possession of a weapon for an unlawful purpose,
N.J.S.A. 2C:39-4(a) (counts three and five); and first-degree... More...
   $0 (04-15-2017 - NJ)

STATE OF NEW JERSEY v. BRIAN M. YOHNNSON

Defendant was charged in an indictment with four counts of
first-degree robbery, N.J.S.A. 2C:15-1(a)(1) and (2). He filed a
motion to suppress statements he made to the police, arguing his
Miranda1 rights were violated. Following denial of his motion,
defendant pled guilty to two counts of first-degree robbery and
two amended counts of second-degree robbery pursuant to a <... More...
   $0 (04-15-2017 - NJ)

STATE OF NEW JERSEY v. MIASHARI FOX

Defendant was in her apartment on March 27, 2008 with at
least two other people when her aunt, K.F., and defendant's
stepfather, A.W., came over. Defendant was upset with them because
she suspected they were involved in some manner when the Division
of Child Protection and Permanency previously removed defendant's
three children from her custody.
Defendant and K.F.... More...
   $0 (04-15-2017 - NJ)

STATE OF NEW JERSEY v. KASSEY BENJAMIN

We must determine whether a defendant seeking a waiver of
the mandatory minimum sentence under the Graves Act is entitled
to discovery of the prosecutor’s files from cases in which other
defendants were granted waivers of the mandatory minimum
penalty.
The Graves Act prescribes a minimum term of incarceration
for certain firearm-related offenses. For some first-time ... More...
   $0 (04-15-2017 - NJ)

STATE OF NEW JERSEY v. RONALD ELLERMAN

Defendant was charged in Monmouth County Indictment No. 10
07-1301 with third-degree possession of a controlled dangerous
substance (CDS), N.J.S.A. 2C:35-10(a)(3) (Count One); first-degree
possession of CDS with intent to distribute, N.J.S.A. 2C:35
5(b)(10)(a) (Count Two); first-degree maintaining or operating a
CDS production facility, N.J.S.A. 2C:35-4 (Count Three); third<... More...
   $0 (04-09-2017 - NJ)

STATE OF NEW JERSEY v. MONIQUE KENDALL a/k/a MONIQUE KENDAL

On April 30, 2004, defendant Monique Kendall entered a guilty
plea to an amended charge of aggravated manslaughter, N.J.S.A.
2C:11-4. She entered the plea after the jury informed the court
NOT FOR PUBLICATION WITHOUT THE APPROVAL OF THE APPELLATE DIVISION
This opinion shall not "constitute precedent or be binding upon any court." Although it is posted on the internet, this op... More...
   $0 (04-09-2017 - NJ)

STATE OF NEW JERSEY v. KASSEY BENJAMIN

We must determine whether a defendant seeking a waiver of
the mandatory minimum sentence under the Graves Act is entitled
to discovery of the prosecutor’s files from cases in which other
defendants were granted waivers of the mandatory minimum
penalty.
The Graves Act prescribes a minimum term of incarceration
for certain firearm-related offenses. For some first-time ... More...
   $0 (04-09-2017 - NJ)

STATE OF NEW JERSEY v. ELVIS HERNANDEZ

Defendant Elvis Hernandez appeals from a February 10, 2015
decision denying his petition for post-conviction relief (PCR)
NOT FOR PUBLICATION WITHOUT THE APPROVAL OF THE APPELLATE DIVISION
This opinion shall not "constitute precedent or be binding upon any court." Although it is posted on the internet, this opinion is binding only on the parties in the case and its use in other cas... More...
   $0 (04-02-2017 - NJ)

STATE OF NEW JERSEY v. LEMONT O. LOVE

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Defendant Lemont Love appeals from the denial of his petition
for post-conviction relief (PCR) aft... More...
   $0 (03-28-2017 - NJ)

STATE OF NEW JERSEY v. CLEMENT ROMANS, a/k/a ANTHONY ROMANS, CLEMENT A. ROMANS, CLEMENT ROMAN, CLEMENTE ROMAN, and PAUL ROMAN

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We discern the following facts from the record of the
suppression hearing. On June 29, 2013, at approximately 10:30
p.m., a group of males flagged down Newark Po... More...   $0 (03-28-2017 - NJ)

STATE OF NEW JERSEY v. DENIS A. CATANIA, a/k/a DENNIS CATANIA

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On December 21, 2011, an Atlantic County grand jury returned
an indictment1 charging defendant Den... More...
   $0 (03-27-2017 - NJ)

STATE OF NEW JERSEY v. JEREMY GRANT, a/k/a JAY GRANT

STATE OF NEW JERSEY v. STEPHEN MAURRASSE

A victim was robbed at knife-point by two men after responding
to a Craigslist advertisement for discounted iPads and iPhones.
In separate jury trials, defendants Jeremy Grant and Stephen
Maurrasse were convicted of first-degree armed robbery, N.J.S.A.
2C:15-1(a), and third-degree possession of a weapon (knife) for
unlawful purposes, N.J.S.A. 2C:39-4(d). Grant was senten... More...
   $0 (03-14-2017 - NJ)

STATE OF NEW JERSEY v. SHAKEEM S. YOUNG

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Defendant Shakeem S. Young appeals from a September 5, 2014
order denying his petition for post-conviction relief (P... More...
   $0 (03-08-2017 - NJ)

STATE OF NEW JERSEY v. JOSHUA T. STALLS

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Defendant was charged in Hudson County by accusation with one
count of second-degree endangeri... More...
   $0 (03-08-2017 - NJ)

STATE OF NEW JERSEY v. RASHAWN McCLINTON

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Defendant Rashawn McClinton appeals from a January 17, 2014
order denying his petition for post-conviction relief (PCR). On
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STATE OF NEW JERSEY v. ADRIAN C. HICKEN

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Defendant, Adrian C. Hicken, appeals from a judgment of
conviction entered by the Law Division after a jury found hi... More...
   $0 (03-08-2017 - NJ)

STATE OF NEW JERSEY v. GIUSEPPE TEDESCO

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Defendant Giuseppe Tedesco appeals from the judgment of
conviction entered after a jury found... More...
   $0 (03-08-2017 - NJ)

STATE OF NEW JERSEY v. ANDREW JAMES

At the suppression hearing, police officer Brian Hambrecht
testified as follows. During the afternoon of March 4, 2014, he
and fellow officer Nicholas Berardis were on patrol in a high
crime area of Atlantic City. Both officers were in a marked
police car and in uniform. Hambrecht noticed a man, later
identified as defendant, walking down the sidewalk. After
lookin... More...
   $0 (03-07-2017 - NJ)

5907 Blvd., L.L.C. v. West NY Suites, L.L.C.

Defendant West NY Suites, L.L.C., appeals from the Law Division's judgment following a bench trial finding it liable on

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a breach of contract claim brought by plaintiff 5907 Boulevard, L.L.C, and awarding damages and attorney's fees. We affirm.

In summary form, the parties entered into a contract for the sale of an apartment building from plaintiff to defen... More...
   $0 (07-19-2013 - NJ)

 
 
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