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COMPANY SUES GREWAL OVER 3-D PRINTABLE FIREARMS 

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A nonprofit company based in Texas has filed a lawsuit against New Jersey's attorney general over his efforts to block the company from distributing plans for 3-D printable firearms, NJ.com reports. The company, Defense Distributed, is scheduled to release plans for the homemade guns on Wednesday. Grewal is attempting to have New Jersey residents blocked from the company's website. 

LAWMAKERS WANT TO CODIFY NJ'S DONATED-LEAVE POLICY

The donated-leave policy allows state workers to donate unused leave time to co-workers who have exhausted their own. Now some lawmakers want to codify the policy as state law, NJ Spotlight writes. The donated-leave policy has won praise for fostering teamwork among state employees because it gives co-workers a way to help colleagues who are facing serious illness or who have family members who are ill. The legislation won unanimous approval in the Senate last week and awaits action in the Assembly.

GOVERNOR APPOINTS MONITOR FOR UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL

Gov. Phil Murphy signed an executive order on Friday appointing Judy Persichilli as the monitor to oversee quality of care and the financial health of University Hospital in Newark, TAPinto Newark reports. The hospital recently received a failing grade for quality of care from the Leapfrog Group, saw its bond rating downgraded, and attempted to cut the number of pediatric beds without state approval. Persichilli, a resident of Pennington, has held executive positions at CHE Trinity Health, Catholic Health East and St. Francis Medical Center in Trenton.

NJ WOMAN LEARNS FATE OF HER TUSKEGEE AIRMAN DAD  

The Defefnse Department announced on Friday that it has identified the remains of a Tuskegee Airman who has been missing since World War II, The Washington Post writes. The news was especially important for Marla Andrews, 76, of East Orange, because the remains belong to her father, Capt. Lawrence E. Dickson. His plane went down Dec. 23, 1944. Andrews was 15 months old at the time, WABC says

JUDGE BLOCKS U.S. FROM WITHHOLDING POLICE MONEY

For the second time, a federal judge in Chicago has blocked the federal government from withholding police grants from communities that do not cooperate with the Trump administration’s immigration enforcement policies, The Record reports. The ruling, handed down Friday by Judge Harry D. Leinenweber in Chicago, applies nationwide. It will allow New Jersey towns to receive grants that are awarded to states, cities and towns to support criminal justice initiatives, including hiring, training and the purchase of equipment.

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