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Racial Justice

Racial Justice

The COVID-19 pandemic exposed and exacerbated racial disparities that have long plagued our country, and we have a moral obligation to address this problem.

Gun Violence

Gun Violence

Over the past decade, nearly 5,000 New Jersey residents have been killed by guns. This is more than a tragedy. It’s also a public health crisis.

Police-Community Relations

Police-Community Relations

The New Jersey Attorney General has the unique authority to issue statewide policy directives that apply to the New Jersey’s 38,000 state, county, and local police officers and 1,000 state, county, and municipal prosecutors.

Protecting NJ in Court

Protecting New Jersey in Court

The Attorney General protects the rights of New Jersey’s residents by standing up to corporate polluters, financial fraudsters, discriminatory employers—and when necessary, the federal government.

Racial Justice

Racial Justice

The COVID-19 pandemic exposed and exacerbated racial disparities that have long plagued our country, and we have a moral obligation to address this problem.

Gun Violence

Gun Violence

Over the past decade, nearly 5,000 New Jersey residents have been killed by guns. This is more than a tragedy. It’s also a public health crisis.

Policing Policy

Police-Community Relations

The New Jersey Attorney General has the unique authority to issue statewide policy directives that apply to the New Jersey’s 38,000 state, county, and local police officers and 1,000 state, county, and municipal prosecutors.

Policing Policy

Protecting New Jersey in Court

The Attorney General protects the rights of New Jersey’s residents by standing up to corporate polluters, financial fraudsters, discriminatory employers—and when necessary, the federal government.

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Hospital-based violence prevention programs (HVIP) provide a critical lifeline when people are at their most vulnerable.

We’re so grateful to @GovMurphy & @NewJerseyOAG for allocating $10M in continued funding for New Jersey’s HVIP programs.
https://www.njoag.gov/governor-murphy-and-acting-ag-platkin-announce-10-million-in-federal-funds-to-support-hospital-based-violence-intervention-programs-that-reduce-cycle-of-gun-violence-in-communities/

In 2020, we invested $20 million in hospital-based violence intervention programs to help break the cycle of gun violence. Today, @GovMurphy and I are proud to announce another $10 million investment that will continue this important work and save lives https://bit.ly/3A5eqHp

To protect NJ residents, we’re cracking down on vehicle thefts increasingly linked to more violent crimes. Today we announced prison sentences for final defendants prosecuted in our takedown of a stolen auto trafficking ring in Newark. https://bit.ly/3zvSXG6

Thank you @CoalitionForAC, @NAACPAC, @AtlanticCityPD and Councilman @KaleemShabazz for organizing yesterday’s community walk in #AtlanticCity. This is how we continue to improve public safety and build trust between law enforcement and the residents we serve.

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New Jersey will always stand up for LGBTQ+ youth. That’s why I’m proud to lead an amicus brief on behalf of 16 AGs supporting a legal challenge to Florida’s deeply misguided “Don’t Say Gay” law. https://bit.ly/3JtbDLj

For decades, Monsanto manufactured toxic chemicals used in household and industrial products, even after they knew these chemicals were harmful. Today, we filed a lawsuit for Natural Resources Damages for the environmental harms caused to our state. https://bit.ly/3SpEeFc

We prioritize protecting residents from “dark patterns” – website designs and ads used to deceive and manipulate consumers. That’s why we join a multistate letter to urge the FTC to address dark patterns in its guidance to commercial advertisers. https://bit.ly/3QcZooa

It is critical that our State’s residents understand the protections our civil rights laws afford. That’s why @NJCivilRights has developed new rules and posters to better inform the public about the NJ Law Against Discrimination and NJ Family Leave Act: https://bit.ly/3zwfm6f

Robocalls remain a nationwide problem. That’s why we join a nationwide Anti-Robocall Litigation Task Force to continue protecting our consumers from the scammers the telecom industry has yet to properly engage and restrict.

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Victim Information:

1) How to file a domestic violence restraining order; 2) resources for domestic violence victims; and 3) petitioning the court to dissolve the no contact order for defendants/juveniles released from custody due to public health emergency credits.

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