NJ Supreme Court Swears In New Justice

Law360, New York (November 19, 2013, 7:25 PM EST) -- The New Jersey Supreme Court on Tuesday swore in Justice Faustino Fernandez-Vina and welcomed him for oral arguments following his atypically smooth confirmation, which sparked little controversy except the lawmakers who bemoaned a paucity of detail on the justice's views on legal issues.

Justice Fernandez-Vina won a unanimous New Jersey Senate vote Monday confirming his appointment as an associate justice on the high court, just over a month after the Senate Judiciary Committee gave him the nod, also in a unanimous vote. He was sworn into...
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