NJ Superior Court Judge, Former State Senator, Dies At 64

Law360 (February 23, 2021, 4:08 PM EST) -- New Jersey Superior Court Judge Peter Barnes III, a former member of the state Senate and Assembly from Edison, has died at the age of 64.

Barnes, a Democrat who also worked as an Edison councilman earlier in his career, died of an illness unrelated to COVID-19, according to the Senate Democratic Office.

New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy said in a statement that Barnes was a good man who wanted to see good things come from his work, and could find the light in any situation.

"As a member of both the Senate and Assembly, and on the Edison Council before,...

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