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Murphy to sign bill allowing medically assisted suicide

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy said Monday he will sign legislation allowing terminally ill patients to seek life-ending medication. New Jersey will join six other states and the District of Columbia that have similar laws once the bill is signed. “Allowing terminally ill and dying residents the dignity to make end-of-life […]
Tags: Health, Nation

Effort to Legalize Marijuana in New Jersey Collapses

Lawmakers were trying to legalize cannabis with a bill that sought to reckon with the racial inequities caused by the war on drugs.
Tags: Marijuana, Law and Legislation, American Civil Liberties Union, Booker, Cory A, Murphy, Philip D (1957-, New Jersey

Ryan Murphy Reveals Bette Midler Role in The Politician

Ryan Murphy Reveals Bette Midler Role in The Politician Ryan Murphy revealed during a panel for his FX series Pose that Bette Midler and Judith Light would appear in his upcoming project The Politician (Via The Hollywood Reporter.) Murphy—a longtime collaborator of Fox and its spinoff channel FX with shows like Glee, Feud, American Horror Story and more—is taking his talents to Netflix for the series. PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {};...
Tags: TV, Bette Midler, Ryan Murphy, The Politician

N.J. Debates Legalizing Marijuana and Erasing Criminal Convictions

Lawmakers in New Jersey are trying to legalize marijuana with a bill that seeks to reckon with the racial inequities caused by the war on drugs.
Tags: Marijuana, Law and Legislation, American Civil Liberties Union, Booker, Cory A, Murphy, Philip D (1957-, New Jersey

New Jersey comes down to wire on legalizing recreational pot

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — A vote to legalize recreational marijuana in New Jersey is hours away Monday, but the governor and legislative leaders are still courting lawmakers. The Democrat-led Senate and Assembly have scheduled votes on the legislation backed by Democratic Gov. Phil Murphy, but its passage is far from certain. Murphy said last week […]
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Recreational marijuana faces crucial ‘razor thin’ vote in New Jersey

The governor of New Jersey is courting lawmakers ahead of a crucial Monday vote, as part of a last-minute effort to see recreational marijuana legalised across the state. The Democrat-led Senate and Assembly have scheduled votes on the legislation backed by Democratic Governor Phil Murphy, but its passage is far from certain. Mr Murphy said last week he has been trying to persuade hesitant lawmakers to back the bill but still doesn't have the votes needed.

Madonna and Patti LuPone will apparently play big roles in ‘Pose’ season 2

A beloved actress signs on to star in season two of Murphy's hit series, 'Pose.'
Tags: Ad Friendly, Entertainment, Queerty, AIDS/HIV, Billy Porter, Janet Mock, Madonna, Patti Lupone, Pose, Ryan Murphy, Transgender

Who Needed an AR-15 Rifle? These Folks

Who Needed an AR-15? These Folks. Connecticut/United States – -( Recently, anti-Second Amendment extremist Chris Murphy, a Senator from Connecticut, tweeted two of the usual canards that emerge when anti-Second Amendment fanatics want to push a semi-auto ban. He claimed that nobody needs a semi-automatic rifle for hunting or personal protection, and that the only person who needed a semi-automatic rifle was a mass shooter. Well, to be honest, that tweet went beyond usual canard...
Tags: England, Guns, Australia, Reagan, Connecticut, New Zealand, Justice Department, Murphy, McDonald, Harold, Phillips, Heller, Chris Murphy, Eric Swalwell, Gun Rights News, Democrats War on Guns

Canada: Murphy C. Grid Solutions Canada: A Quebec's Motion To Dismiss Is Not Intended To Replace The Trial - WeirFoulds LLP

Recently, WeirFoulds Associate Marie-Pier Nadeau and local counsel successfully opposed a motion seeking the dismissal of our clients' claim for abuse of procedure in Murphy c. Grid Solutions Canada, 2019 QCCS 563.
Tags: News, Canada, Murphy, WeirFoulds LLP, Murphy C Grid Solutions Canada, Marie Pier Nadeau

America’s Gun-Haters Are Only Biding Their Time

Opinion Nobody needs an AR-15 to hunt. Nobody needs a semi-automatic rifle to defend their home. But mass shooters NEED these weapons in order to murder as many people as efficiently as possible. And so nobody will miss them when they are illegal – except for the killers. — Chris Murphy (@ChrisMurphyCT) March 16, 2019 USA – -( The Paradigm Shift We all know what they want, the gun-grabbers that is. They tell us, just not in so many words. Sometimes you have to dig a little deep...
Tags: Usa, Guns, America, United States, Connecticut, New Zealand, Murphy, Virginia Tech, Walther, Chris Murphy, Mark Walters, Gun Rights News, Democrats War on Guns, Sen Chris Murphy, Kathy Jackson Whitefeather Press, Rob Pincus Whitefeather

Police say 2-year-old boy died after man sat on him

COUNCIL BLUFFS, Iowa (AP) — Iowa police say a 2-year-old boy died after a man sat on the child for allegedly taking his cellphone. Pottawattamie County court records say 31-year-old Larry Murphy is charged with first-degree murder and child endangerment resulting in death. He’s jailed on more than $1 million bail. Murphy’s attorney didn’t return […]
Tags: News, Ap, Nation, Iowa, Murphy, Pottawattamie County, Larry Murphy

Danny Murphy: Why Liverpool fans are wrong about neutrals favouring Man City

Liverpool vs Man City Liverpool have the chance to move above Man City in the Premier League on Sunday. The Reds will need to beat Fulham at Craven Cottage to achieve that. If that happens, Liverpool will open up a two point gap on the Sky Blues. However Man City will have a game in hand over Jurgen Klopp’s men after Sunday’s fixture. View this post on Instagram That touch, turn and finish 😱😱 MAGIC from M...
Tags: Sport, Soccer, Premier League, Liverpool, Manchester City, Jurgen Klopp, Fulham, Man City, Lfc, Reds, Murphy, Danny Murphy, Craven Cottage, Liverpool Football Club, Man City Liverpool, Sky Blues However Man City

"There’s still a big part of the party that wants to fall in love, and there’s another part of the party that will settle for anything that will beat Trump."

"I think that’s a real, daily tension in the party that’s going to play out in real time.... It just happened that in 2008 and 2012 we fell in love with the most electable candidate.... I would generally make the case that the Democratic Party should always be nominating the next-generation candidate... except I’m not sure any of the old rules apply."Said Democratic Senator Christopher S. Murphy, quoted in "Beto O’Rourke is 46. Bernie Sanders is 77. Does Age Matter Anymore for Democrats?" (NYT)....
Tags: Law, Love, Bernie Sanders, Trump, Democratic Party, Murphy, Chris Murphy, Ann Althouse, Election Emotion, Democratic Party in Trumpland, 2020 Campaign, I'm for Boring, Beto O'Rourke, Said Democratic, Christopher S Murphy

Murphy, Coffey lead Minnesota over No. 13 Purdue 75-73

CHICAGO (AP) — Jordan Murphy scored 27 points, Amir Coffey added 21 points and Minnesota beat No. 13 Purdue 75-73 on Friday night to advance to the Big Ten Tournament semifinals. Murphy drove for a go-ahead three-point play and hit two free throws in the closing minutes, and the Gophers (21-12) beat the Boilermakers (23-9) […]
Tags: News, Minnesota, Sports, Ap, Chicago, Gophers, Murphy, Purdue, Boilermakers, Jordan Murphy, Amir Coffey, Murphy Coffey

20 of the best pubs in Ireland: readers’ tips

To celebrate St Patrick’s Day, readers salute the idyllic locations, great music, bonhomie and creamy stout of the island’s brilliant pubsOn a good night, the Tin Pub on the Sheep’s Head peninsula is a dangerous place. The name comes from the sheets of corrugated iron holding it together around a concrete floor and a small wooden bar that serves Murphy’s and a cocktail called Cormac on the Beach, named after the red-headed barman. The garden runs down to the sea and a view to the hills of the Mi...
Tags: Travel, Bars, Pubs, Ireland, Food And Drink, Ireland Holidays, Northern Ireland Holidays, Murphy, Cormac, Pubs And Clubs, FacebookRalph Continue

Beto Lands Quick Endorsements From Younger Lawmakers

Former Rep. Beto O’Rourke (D-TX) quickly racked up endorsements from a number of younger lawmakers on Thursday — a group that hints at the generational and ideological divides that will likely fuel the 2020 Democratic presidential primary. Within hours of announcing his presidential campaign, O’Rourke landed endorsements from Reps. Stephanie Murphy (D-FL), Kathleen Rice (D-NY) and Veronica Escobar (D-TX). All three are on the younger side, and represent the coalition O’Rourke will need if he’s...
Tags: News, Congress, Senate, Joe Biden, House, Amy Klobuchar, Nancy Pelosi, Dc, Biden, BETO, Rice, Democratic, Murphy, TX, Sen Bernie Sanders, Rourke

Gospel for Asia’s Headquarters Funded by Canadian Donor Funds – Guest Post by Bruce Morrison

Bruce Morrison is a pastor in Nova Scotia, CA and a former Gospel for Asia supporter. In recent years, he has actively sought to bring to light GFA’s practices regarding fund raising and spending. In this guest post, Morrison documents and describes the path of funds from Canadian donors to India and then the Wills Point, TX where they were spent to complete the GFA headquarters. The routing of money from Canadian donors who thought they were spending money to help poor India people to the Wills...
Tags: Health, Asia, Usa, Texas, India, Court, US, West, Canada, Infertility, Sri Lanka, Hamilton, Kerala, Tamil Nadu, Rbc, Morrison

Senate Rebukes Trump Over Saudi War In Yemen

The Senate has passed a resolution aimed at ending U.S. support for Saudi Arabia’s ongoing war in Yemen, a rebuke to President Trump that may force him to issue the first veto of his presidency. The resolution passed by 54-46 with bipartisan support, the culmination of a years-long effort led by Sens. Bernie Sanders (D-VT), Mike Lee (R-UT) and Chris Murphy (D-CT) to claw back Congress’s constitutional war powers and end American support for a humanitarian disaster in Yemen. “Today, we in the S...
Tags: News, Congress, Saudi Arabia, Senate, White House, Democrats, House, United Arab Emirates, Dc, Republican, Yemen, Mike Lee, Uae, Bernie Sanders, Trump, Sanders

Govt’s ‘Landlord’ Refuses To Answer Q’s On WH Meddling In FBI Building’s Plans

In an congressional oversight hearing focused on the FBI’s years-long effort to build a new headquarters, the government’s top landlord repeatedly refused to discuss discussions she’d had with President Donald Trump about the project — an important point, given Trump’s obsession with the FBI’s building plans. Before taking office, Trump expressed interest in purchasing the FBI’s current address, a few feet from his Washington, D.C. hotel. After he was elected (and after he became ineligible t...
Tags: News, Congress, Washington, White House, Fbi, General Services Administration, Donald Trump, Trump, Democratic Party, Murphy, GSA, Christopher Wray, Quigley, Charlie Crist, Mike Quigley D IL, Matt Shuham

‘Airbnb Tax’ in N.J. Opens New Front in Battle Over Internet Economy

A little-noticed tax adopted last year on short-term rentals in New Jersey is causing sticker shock as vacationers plan trips to the Jersey Shore.
Tags: News, New Jersey, Airbnb, Taxation, Murphy, Travel and Vacations, Renting and Leasing (Real Estate, Philip D (1957-, Coastal Areas

Gas Station Designs To Blame For Deaths – This Week on Gun For Hire Radio #406

Christian Times Magazine Anthony P. Colandro New Jersey – -( This week on Gun For Hire Radio… News Flash, gas station designs are to blame for deaths at the pump! Not the needle in the junkies arm! We also discuss Governor Freestuff’s poll tax to only allow the rich to own guns in NJ. Hey now, who is that dashing young fellow on the cover of the March 2019 issue of Christian Times Magazine? Is that the new James Bond sporting a Glock 43? Why no, it’s none other than our favorite...
Tags: Facebook, Guns, US, New Jersey, James Bond, Anthony, Nra, Trenton, Murphy, NRA Board, Sandy, TRENTON New Jersey, Jimmy G, Shooting Media News, NRA Board of Directors, Freestuff

Murphy leads Drake past Illinois St. 78-62 in MVC tourney

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Tremell Murphy had a season-high 26 points as Drake got past Illinois State 78-62 in the quarterfinals of the Missouri Valley Conference Tourney on Friday night. Anthony Murphy had 16 points and 10 rebounds for Drake (24-8). Noah Thomas added 13 points. Liam Robbins had three blocks for the hosts. Illinois […]
Tags: News, Sports, Ap, Drake, Illinois, St Louis, Murphy, Anthony Murphy, MVC, Illinois State, Tremell Murphy, Missouri Valley Conference Tourney, Noah Thomas, Liam Robbins

Creighton assistant accused of taking bribe placed on leave

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Creighton has placed assistant basketball coach Preston Murphy on administrative leave after he was accused of taking a $6,000 bribe from an aspiring sports agent to send prospective clients his way. Athletic director Bruce Rasmussen said in a statement Friday night that Murphy would be on leave pending an internal review. […]
Tags: News, Sports, Omaha, Murphy, Athletic, Neb AP, Creighton, Bruce Rasmussen, Preston Murphy

United States: When It Rains, It Pours: New Jersey's Proposed 'Rain Tax' - Day Pitney LLP

The so-called Clean Stormwater and Flood Reduction Act (Assembly Bill A2694; Senate Bill 1073), which was passed by the New Jersey Legislature on January 31, currently awaits Gov. Murphy's signature.
Tags: News, Senate, United States, New Jersey, Murphy, New Jersey Legislature, Pitney LLP

Sports of The Times: Tom Seaver Will Always Be the Essential Met

As Tom Seaver’s family announces he has dementia, Michael Powell remembers a time when we all wanted to be Terrific.
Tags: News, Baseball, Bob, Ny, New York Mets, Tom, Murphy, McGraw, Tom Seaver, Michael Powell, Tug, Seaver, Cincinnati (Ohio, Upper West Side (Manhattan, Shea Stadium (NYC

United States: New Jersey Family Leave Act And Family Leave Insurance Dramatically Expanded - Archer & Greiner P.C.

On February 19, 2019, Governor Murphy signed into law dramatic expansions to the New Jersey Family Leave Act ("NJFLA") and New Jersey's Family Leave Insurance ("NJFLI") law.
Tags: News, United States, New Jersey, Archer, Murphy, Greiner

High school teacher sent home after using the n-word during day of dialogue following racist and anti-semitic incident

Last weekend, a video surfaced showing students from Alabama's Spain Park and Hoover high schools making horrible anti-Semitic and racist comments. Yesterday, Spain Park help assemblies and small group discussions about the video so students and staff could openly address the issue. And apparently they, um, did speak openly. According to a student interviewed by, a Spain Park teacher "told her class that everyone uses the n-word, so she could use it, too." And so she did. From ...
Tags: Post, News, Alabama, Racism, Schools, Anti-semitism, Hoover, Murphy, Spain Park, High Schools

5 Months Later, Dems Demand Info On Trump’s Meddling In FBI Building Plans

Democrats leading the House Oversight and Transportation committees wrote to the General Services Administration Wednesday demanding documents and answers in their five-month-old quest to learn whether President Donald Trump meddled in the FBI’s plan to build a new headquarters for his own benefit. They also sent new letters to the FBI and Justice Department with similar questions pointed at Trump’s potential involvement. The GSA’s document production has so far “been woefully inadequate,” wr...
Tags: News, Congress, White House, Fbi, General Services Administration, Donald Trump, Justice Department, Trump, Elijah Cummings, Murphy, GSA, J Edgar Hoover, Dina Titus, Mike Quigley, Gerry Connolly, Peter DeFazio

Governor Murphy Announces Budget Proposal To Tax Gun Owners Out of New Jersey

New Jersey Democrat Governor Phil Murphy New Jersey – -( Governor Phil Murphy released a budget proposal including another attempt to massively increase fees for gun permits, and to impose excise taxes of $1.4 million and $3.2 million respectively on firearms and ammunition sales. A similar draconian increase in firearms permit fees was proposed by Governor Murphy last year but was not accepted by the legislature. Only time will tell whether that outcome will be repeated in 2019...
Tags: Guns, New Jersey, Nra, Murphy, Said, Phil Murphy, Gun Rights News, About Association of New Jersey Rifle Pistol Clubs, Scott Bach, Association of New Jersey Rifle Pistol Clubs

Questions for Superstar Francis Chan About Gospel for Asia

Francis Chan is a superstar pastor who has a franchise called Crazy Love.  There is a Crazy Love book, study guide, website, ministries (plural) and store where you can “shop now” for all of Chan’s books. Like all superstars, he also has a church planting network. We used to call them denominations. His is called We Are Church. He is pretty cool. Anyway, he is also a board member of Gospel for Asia. That has always confused me because GFA hasn’t had such a cool recent history. But Francis Chan t...
Tags: Health, Asia, Texas, India, New York Times, Infertility, Murphy, CHAN, GFA, Christian Post, Francis Chan, Chaz, Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability, Yohannan, Gisela, Believers Church