Supreme Court Final Argument Schedule for Wednesday, Jan. 18, 2017
The following is the Supreme Court's schedule for
oral arguments on Jan. 18, 2017. The issues before the Supreme Court are
outlined in the Appellate Division opinion in each case. If you are planning to
view the Webcast of Supreme Court arguments, you may want to review the opinion
under appeal in order to have a better understanding of the issues before the
Court. The opinions are in Adobe Acrobat Pdf format.
Please note that some of the Appellate Division opinions listed below have not been approved for publication, and that pursuant to New Jersey Court Rule 1:36 no unpublished opinion shall constitute precedent or be binding on any court.
(The following statements of issues on appeal are prepared by the Office of the Clerk for the convenience of the reader. They have been neither reviewed nor approved by the Supreme Court. Please note that, in the interest of brevity not all issues may have been summarized).
A-55-15 IMO Registrant A.D.; IMO Registrant J.B.; IMO Registrant C.M. (076345)
Did the offenses committed by these Megan's Law registrants fall within the definition of "offense" as it pertains to N.J.S.A. 2C:7-2f, which permits a court to terminate a registrant's obligations if he or she "has not committed an offense within 15 years following conviction or release"?
A-68-15 In the Matter of the New Jersey State Fireman's Association Obligation to Provide Relief Application (077097)
Can a government records custodian bring an action pursuant to the Declaratory Judgment Act, N.J.S.A. 2A:16-50 to -62, to secure a declaratory judgment that it properly denied access to a record under the Open Public Records Act, N.J.S.A. 47:1A-1 to -13, and the common law right of access; and, did this requestor have a right to access records pertaining to financial relief payments made by the Association?