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Jersey justice

A punishment or act of justice that is or appears to be much more severe than the offence warrants. Primarily heard in UK. Twenty years in jail for stealing a car? That sounds like Jersey justice to me.
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But the bones and the jersey were discovered years before DNA-matching technology was used to solve crimes, and the bones were disposed of, he said.
8 million-square-foot drop in available space in Northern New Jersey, focused mainly in a tightening Meadowlands region," Medina said.
Both shirts and shorts are made of the soft jersey fabric with a vertical shadow stripe produced by the alternating solid and woven mesh detailing.
The dissenting justices in the New Jersey case posed the following dilemmas mall managers will now face: "Should an animal rights group, regardless of its graphic illustrations, be permitted near a pet shop or fur salon?
Jersey Boiler, LLC, the company's primary operating division, was founded in 2003 and continues to deliver services across its three divisions: power plant repair division, mechanical contracting, and heating boiler repair and replacement.
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Then there was one designed like the jersey Jordan wore when he played in the McDonald's All-American high school game.
About the New Jersey Board of Public Utilities (NJBPU)
As a result, we've stepped up our recruitment efforts adding five new professionals to our Northern New Jersey office.
So, all they could do, she told her son, was hope and pray that whoever took it realized it wasn't the jersey of a famous athlete - a jersey worth something to people who buy and collect these kinds of things.
Jones Lang LaSalle's expansion announcement comes at a time of dynamic growth for the firm in New Jersey.
To put Jersey today in perspective, visit the Jersey Museum in St.
Additionally all service rates and prices have been approved by the New Jersey Division of Purchase and Property through a fair market price analysis and are competitive with pre-existing GSA schedules.
Historically, New Jersey has enjoyed great economic success.
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