Same Sex Marriage: Now Officially Legal in the State of NJ

In September 2013, Judge Mary Jacobson ruled that denying same-sex couples the right to marriage is unconstitutional and ruled in favor of approving same-sex marriage in the state of New Jersey beginning October 21, 2013. This ruling ends a court battle in which 6 same-sex couples in civil unions brought suit against the state of […]

The Modern Soldier and His/Her Battle for Custody

On January 25th, Governor Christie passed a bill that protects Military men and women from loosing custody of their children due to being deployed/ receiving treatment post deployment. The law protects these men and women from having the court make changes to their custody agreement while they are away, and up to 90 days after […]

NJ Supreme Court: Prenatal Drug Exposure is Not Enough to Prove Child Abuse

To Prosecute, or Not To Prosecute, That is the Question: Should there be legal consequences for women who use either alcohol or illegal substances while pregnant? This question is still extremely controversial, and due to varied opinions, will continue to be for years to come. The New Jersey Supreme Court recently reached a unanimous decision […]

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Greetings WordPress! Here at the Law Offices of Toni Ann Russo, we look at each year as a new beginning with vast opportunities. Opportunities to change with the times, to better ourselves as individuals, and to help those who truly need it the most. To us, the family unit is one of the most important […]

Felician Sisters Haiti

Proclaming the Word of God ever more fully as the heart of Felician Sisters commitment to justice and peace and the best means to raise the dignity of the human person, especially women and children in the whole world, esp. Haiti

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