Updates to the Model Civil Jury Charges are posted at http:www.judiciary.state.nj.us/charges/civindx.htm. Listed below are the five updated charges:
5.19 Liability for Defects in Public Streets and Sidewalks (11/99) supersedes Charge 5.19, dated 5/84
5.27 NegligenceCProprietor’s Duty of Care to Patrons Against Criminal Activity of Third Persons (11/99) supersedes Charge 5.27, dated 5/84
5.34B Products Liability; Failure to Warn/Instruct (3/00) supersedes Charge 5.34B, dated 10/98
6.11D DamagesCPersonal Injuries; Loss of Earnings (11/99) supersedes Charge 6.11D, dated 5/90
6.20A DamagesCPunitive (for cases other than products liability actions, filed on or after October 27, 1995) (3/00) supersedes Charge 6.20A, dated 1/97
Please direct any questions regarding these updated charges to:Florence S. Powers, Esq.