Back in May, Republican Presidential candidate Donald Trump announced a list of eleven potential nominees to the Supreme Court of the United States.  As discussed here, one of those candidates, Judge Thomas Hardiman, currently sits on the Third Circuit Court of Appeals.  Trump has now offered another ten names.  None of those come from New Jersey or from within the Third Circuit.

Chief Justice Rabner announced today that Judge Greta Gooden Brown is being temporarily assigned to the Appellate Division.  That assignment is effective on August 1, 2016.

A graduate of Douglass College and Rutgers-Newark School of Law, Judge Brown was nominated to the bench by Governor Corzine and took her seat in Passaic County in 2009.  She began her service in the Criminal Division and later moved to the Family Part.  She has been Presiding Judge, Family, since July 27, 2014.  Before h

The Supreme Court announced that there will be a public swearing-in ceremony for Justice Timpone today at 5 P.M.  The ceremony will take place in the atrium of the Seton Hall University School of Law.  At that time, Chief Justice Rabner will administer the oath of office.

Justice Timpone was sworn in as a Justice in a private ceremony on May 2.  He has already been participating fully in activities of the Court.

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