For immediate release: January 9, 2013
For further information contact:
Winnie Comfort or Tammy Kendig
Statement by the Supreme Court Concerning
an Investigation by the Advisory Committee
on Judicial Conduct
in the Matter of Allegations of Judicial and Attorney Misconduct in Essex County
Attached is a statement by the New Jersey Supreme Court in response to allegations of judicial and attorney misconduct in Essex County. The parties to the complaint have received a copy of the statement.
Ordinarily, reports by the Advisory Committee on Judicial Conduct are confidential. In this instance, the Court is disclosing excerpts from the report because the matter was previously reported in the press.
The Court will have no further comment.