NJ Transit on the hook for $848K lawsuit verdict for age, race discrimination against worker
By Larry Higgs | NJ Advance Media for NJ.comA veteran NJ Transit employee, who sued the agency for age and racial discrimination, was awarded $848,000 by an Essex County Superior Court jury that agreed she had been passed over for a higher position by a younger candidate with less experience and education…read more…
NJ Transit employee denied promotion 3 times. Jury awards her $848,000
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ABC is doing business with 50 Cent!
According to Variety, the network has ordered a pilot for an untitled drama produced by 50 Cent and based on the life of Isaac Wright Jr., a former incarcerated person who became a lawyer and began helping those who needed representation against corrupt forces.
He became the first person in U.S. history to receive a life prison sentence and self-exonerate his case to gain his release and be granted a licence to practice law from the same ...
By Tony Bowls at www.medium.com
The Newark, New Jersey, law firm of Hunt, Hamlin & Ridley has tapped the legal services of Isaac Wright, Jr. — once wrongfully accused and convicted of being the mastermind behind one of the largest drug distribution networks in the New York/New Jersey areas — to act as co-counsel in the defense of Isaiah Bell.
Wright’s remarkable journey to gain his freedom and his legal talents are slated to be depicted in a TV series based upon his ...
...Jr.'s attorney, Raymond Hamlin, told us father and son are fine now ... "They are laughing, talking and reminiscing. Their relationship is solid." Jr. and Sr. also walked out of court together....
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Jury Awards $848,000 to NJ Transit employee after determining that she was discriminated against when she was passed over for promotions and then retaliated against her when she complained. Ophelia Adderley, was awarded $848,000 after a jury ruled NJ Transit discriminated against her on the basis of age and race after failing to promote her to positions that she applied to and was qualified for. Attorney Raymond L. Hamlin tried the case for Ms. Adderley.
For additional information, contact attorney Raymond L. ...
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Fifty-six years after the death of Malcolm X, lawyers revealed what they called new evidence of a conspiracy, perpetrated by the NYPD and the FBI to assassinate the Civil Rights activist in Harlem.
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Senate Bill 2703 — to legalize adult recreational marijuana use — was speeding toward a vote next Monday. But in reality, a lack of support and negotiations over amendments, has sent that plan up in smoke. “We’re doing a couple of ...
HILLSIDE, NJ — Hillside has a new business administrator, and several township officials are hopeful that this one might be a keeper.
Hillside Mayor Angela Garretson has appointed attorney Raymond Hamlin, of the law offices of Hunt, Hamlin, & Ridley, as Hillside’s seventh B.A., all serving under Garretson’s administration.
Hamlin succeeds city of Orange Mayor Dwayne Warren, who is currently serving as Hillside’s Urban Enterprise Zone coordinator.
Prior to Warren, Stephanie Bush-Baskette served as the township’s business administrator, opting out after six months...read more...
On behalf of the Law Firm of Hunt, Hamlin & Ridley, Ray Hamlin was recently appointed as counsel to the Newark Economic Development Corporation.
Newark Community Economic Development Corporation (Newark CEDC), formerly known as Brick City Development Corporation (BCDC), is the primary economic development catalyst for the State of New Jersey's largest city, Newark.
State appeals $427K in damages and attorney fees awarded in case of N.J. State Police excessive force
By Christopher Baxter/The Star-Ledger, August 02, 2013 at 1:29 PM
"The potential resolution could have saved taxpayers hundreds of thousands of dollars," Hamlin said. "But by not looking at this case objectively, they’ve now cost taxpayers hundreds of thousands of dollars more." ...MORE...
Law Firm of Hunt Hamlin & Ridley Awarded $371,930.50 in Case Against NJ State Trooper
Allen Bass v. State Police Trooper Gerald Dellagiacoma - Jury Verdict for Excessive Force $55,000.00 ($45,000 in compensatory damages and $10,000.00 in punitive damages)
The Honorable Katharine S. Hayden of the United States Federal District Court, recently awarded $371,930.50 in Attorneys Fees to the firm of Hunt, Hamlin & Ridley as a result of their handling of the above mentioned case in a trial in January of this ...