Chief Justice Stuart Rabner to Swear In New Citizens
For immediate release: May 6, 2010
For further information contact:
Winnie Comfort or Tammy Kendig 609-292-9580
Chief Justice Stuart Rabner will administer the Oath of Citizenship to 50 new citizens on Friday, May 7 at 10 a.m. in the lobby of the R. J. Hughes Justice Complex, 25 Market St., Trenton.
The event is part of a day-long Law Day celebration hosted by the Judiciary, the Department of Law and Public Safety and the Office of the Public Defender.
At 1 p.m., Carolyn Murray, counsel to Attorney General Paula Dow, will give a lecture on this year's Law Day theme, "Law in the 21st Century: Enduring Traditions, Emerging Challenges."
Reporters and photographers who plan to cover the morning ceremony or the afternoon lecture should call the Judiciary press office.
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Residents from the JJC will attend the naturalization ceremony and the lecture. New Jersey State law protects the confidentiality of juveniles placed with the JJC (N.J.S.A. 2A:4A-60). Reporters and photographers may not photograph or interview JJC participants.