I’ve spent the last year representing people in civil asset forfeiture cases. It looks nothing like justice.
Data shows disparities in forfeiture that demand statewide reform.
AG guidance prevents law enforcement from acting as agents of immigration authorities and requires warrants.
Bill provides expungement process & opportunities for people with records – but not home-grow or justice reinvestment.
Decision reaffirms NJ pretrial justice reforms' framework is constitutionally sound.
ACLU-NJ points to Middlesex’s reforms as a model and calls on lawmakers to pass statewide legislation.
Jeanne LoCicero will be next legal director of ACLU-NJ
"The status quo is unacceptable and requires meaningful change," advocates said.
New guidance urges municipal prosecutors to weigh whether a marijuana charge is worth consequences on an individual.
Freeholders deceived public, saying ICE contract vote was postponed, then voted anyway. So we sued under NJ Sunshine Law.
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