For immediate release: June 29, 2007
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Chief Justice Rabner Sworn In
Stuart Rabner was sworn in as chief justice today in a private ceremony in the Supreme Court courtroom. Acting Chief Justice Virginia Long administered the oath to Chief Justice Rabner while his wife, Debbie, and his daughters, Carly and Erica, stood beside him. He is the eighth chief justice under the New Jersey Constitution of 1947.
Chief Justice Rabner will reaffirm his oath in a public ceremony at a date to be determined within the next few weeks.
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