NEW JERSEY: Court Lacks Jurisdiction To Award Cultural Damages

Award of Damages for Defamation  would Entangle the  Jury Excessively in Religious Questions

New Jersey, December 31, 2009: Trial Court dismissed the defamation complaint of against defendants, The Jewish Press, Inc., Oleg Rivkin, Richard Scharlat and Gabrielle Tito, for lack of subject matter jurisdiction, pursuant to Rule 4:6-2(a). The judge concluded that plaintiff’s claims . . . → Read More: NEW JERSEY: Court Lacks Jurisdiction To Award Cultural Damages