Read this APP story about a filing by our Partner, Russell L. Lichtenstein: Headline “Ocean County prosecutor knew anti-drug ally may have broken law for drug convict: legal claim”

Ocean County prosecutor knew anti-drug ally may have broken law for drug convict: legal claim

TOMS RIVER – After five years of fighting drug abuse, Ocean County Prosecutor Joseph Coronato fired a top prosecutor who told him that Coronato’s ally in the fight against opioids may have broken the law by sending a convicted drug offender out of state in violation of a court order, according to explosive allegations made in legal papers filed by the fired prosecutor….

…”On July 16, three days after Lichtenstein sent a letter to Coronato explaining that Paulhus’ termination violated the state’s whistleblower law, Coronato fired Paulhus, effective immediately.”…


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Date Published: October 5, 2018


Written by: Cooper Levenson, P.A.