New Jersey Attorney General Chris Porrino has sent a letter telling the medical profession the Christie administration is revising the rules from a 30-day initial opiate prescription to a five-day supply for acute pain in an effort to reduce addiction rates.
The New Jersey Office of Homeland Security and Preparedness released a report saying the number of people traveling overseas to join ISIS and other terrorist groups is declining, but the number of homeland violent extremists is up.
A new Supreme Court ruling means New Jersey judges will have to consider factors like age, immaturity, family environment and peer pressure before giving a lengthy sentence to juveniles convicted of violent crimes.
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