John Burzichelli

N.J. state capitol
Dreamstime
Mike DeNardo
March 26, 2019 - 4:00 am
NEW JERSEY (KYW Newsradio) — Gov. Phil Murphy says he plans to sign a bill passed by the legislature Monday that would give terminally ill patients the right to end their own lives. The bill allows a terminal patient given six months to live the right to ask a doctor to prescribe a life-ending...
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medical marijuana
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David Madden
March 19, 2019 - 1:04 pm
TRENTON, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — Legislative committees in New Jersey have paved the way for votes on legalizing recreational marijuana in New Jersey next week. But no one’s quite sure if that will happen. It’s a delicate issue for the assembly in particular, given the entire 80-member body is up...
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New Jersey State House, Trenton, New Jersey,
David Madden
June 07, 2018 - 6:34 pm
UPDATE: June 8, 8:09 a.m. It appears that any attempt to crank up sports betting in New Jersey prior to gaining approval from Gov. Phil Murphy may have been nipped in the bud. A written warning has been issued to racetrack operators in the state. A letter from the state Racing Commission to the...
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David Madden
June 06, 2018 - 9:55 pm
TRENTON, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — New Jersey legislators are positioned to take final votes Thursday on a measure that clears the way for legal sports betting at casinos and racetracks in the Garden State. Advocates of the plan, like Gloucester County Assemblyman John Burzichelli, expect the bill to...
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David Madden
May 19, 2018 - 12:09 am
TRENTON, NJ (KYW Newsradio) -- With the highest court in the land approving sports gambling for any state that wants it, how soon will it be before you can make legal bets in our region? You can thank New Jersey for getting us to this point. And Assemblyman John Burzichelli (D-Paulsboro), tongue...
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