For immediate release: April 7, 2011
For further information contact:
Winnie Comfort or Tammy Kendig
Supreme Court Order In the Matter of Municipal Court Judge Dennis Baptista
The New Jersey Supreme Court has issued an order reprimanding Municipal Court Judge Dennis Baptista in response to a presentment issued by the Advisory Committee on Judicial Conduct. The presentment and reprimand can be found at judiciary.state.nj.us.
The order was filed in accordance with the "Rules Governing the Courts of the State of New Jersey, Rule 2:15 Advisory Committee on Judicial Conduct," also available on the Judiciary Web site. Use the "quick site index" on the home page to scroll to "Rules of Court." Click on Part II, then on Rule 2:15.