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In a case where police officers responding to a vehicle accident left a man meandering a busy highway bridge, who eventually was struck and killed by another car, the New Jersey Supreme Court must determine how far police should go to assist under the Tort Claims Act.

A key issue: Does negligence in administering a ministerial duty by an officer render the TCA inapplicable?

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Suzette Parmley

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. Awards: 1st Place for 2020 coverage of NJ Supreme Court; 2019 Specialized Writing Category, 5-time winner of the Business Financial Writing Portfolio Award from the New Jersey Press Association. Graduate of the Fels Center of Government/University of Pennsylvania. Email: [email protected] or follow on Twitter: @SuzParmley

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