NJ Spotlight News

NJ courts soon to get seven new judges amid dire shortage?

Clip: 06/28/2022 | 43s | Video has closed captioning.

The Senate Judiciary Committee on Monday approved seven of Gov. Phil Murphy’s judicial nominees, making steps toward chipping away at the state’s dire shortage of Superior Court judges. Those nominees now go for a full vote in the Senate on Tuesday. The judicial shortage has worsened a backlog of cases that began during pandemic-related shutdowns.

Aired: 06/28/22

Rating: NR

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