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With racial tensions still reverberating nationally in the wake of George Floyd’s death in police custody, the New Jersey Assembly doubled down on criminal justice reform by passing several bills that, among other things, push for more diversified and community-sensitive police departments, expand jury pools, and decriminalize possession of small amounts of marijuana.

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Suzette Parmley

Suzette Parmley is the Trenton Correspondent who covers the N.J. Supreme Court, Governor, Legislature. She also contributes to The Legal Intelligencer and law.com. Suzette joined New Jersey Law Journal in Jan. 2019 from the Philadelphia Inquirer where she was a former Trenton Statehouse Correspondent and Business Reporter/Columnist. 1st Place Award for 2020 coverage of the NJ Supreme Court and 5-time winner of the Business Financial Writing Portfolio Award from the New Jersey Press Association. A graduate of the Fels Center of Government at the University of Pennsylvania. Email: [email protected] or follow on Twitter: @SuzParmley

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