Assembly Judiciary

The Assembly Judiciary Committee oversees legislation dealing with capital punishment, civil justice, civil rights, court administration, crime and punishment, juvenile justice, criminal justice and the overall judicial system.
Democratic Research Aide:  Kate McDonnell   
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Quijano Urges Trump to Recognize Gun Violence as Our Real National Emergency

Assemblywoman: The President is Ignoring the Country's True Crisis

(Trenton) - Responding to President Donald Trump's national emergency declaration so that he can redirect taxpayer dollars to fund a wall along the southern border, that he promised his far-right base Mexico would pay for, Assemblywoman Annette Quijano released the following statement today:

"Today, President Donald Trump declared of a state of emergency on the southern border that includes directing $8 billion to build a wall. I strongly believe this is a blatant abuse of presidential power. This 'emergency' is manufactured, artificial, unnecessary and obscenely expensive.

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Karabinchak Introduces "Porch Pirate" Bill to Crack Down on Theft of Delivery Packages

Measure Strengthens Penalties; Theft of Packages More Common During Holiday Season

In 2017, 25.9 million Americans had a holiday package stolen from their front porch or doorstep--more than the 23.5 million porch thefts reported in 2015. The number of package thefts occurring across the nation continues to rise with each passing year.

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