Private Prosecutions Per Se Illegal in New Jersey, Appeals Court Rules

A court has slammed the door on private prosecutions in New Jersey, finding they violate public policy. The ruling means that a man who tried to break up a fight at a party cannot press an assault charge against a woman who allegedly punched him repeatedly during the scuffle.

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