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Christie Pulls Judicial Nomination: Slate Included Former Mayor David Cohen and Town Administrator

By TAP INTO BERKELEY HEIGHTS STAFF

July 1, 2014 at 10:15 PM

TRENTON, NJ - Gov. Chris Christie has withdrawn the nominations of eight people for judgeships in Essex County that included former Berkeley Heights Mayor David Cohen and current Township Administrator Linda Cavanaugh.

The withdrawal was made after the Senate judiciary committee refused to sign off on the nominees without asking some further questions.

The nominations were made in the effort to fill 21 vacant judgeships in the county.