'Snookiville' Bill Would Let NJ Towns License Reality Shows

Law360, New York (September 14, 2012, 6:14 PM EDT) -- New Jersey towns would be able to license the filming of reality television shows in public places under a bill proposed Friday by a state legislator who said the measure would help municipalities protect public safety.

Assemblyman Ronald S. Dancer, a Republican, who dubbed the proposal “Snookiville Law,” after one of the stars of the popular Seaside Heights-centered MTV reality television show “Jersey Shore” said the filming of such shows often attracts crowds of onlookers, which can require heightened attention from police and other public safety...
To view the full article, register now.