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.
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Speaker Prieto on Signing of Bill to Help Implement Criminal Justice Reform

Assembly Speaker Vincent Prieto Assembly Speaker Vincent Prieto (D-Hudson/Bergen) released the following statement Monday after legislation he sponsored (A-4428) to support the implementation of constitutional and statutory criminal justice reform was signed into law:

"Adding more judges should never be taken lightly, but in this case it was absolutely necessary and, most notably, for the benefit of everyone in New Jersey who comes in contact with our criminal justice system..."

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