Supreme Court of New Jersey.
IN RE: REGISTRANT A.D. IN THE MATTER OF REGISTRANT J.B. IN THE MATTER OF REGISTRANT C.M.
Decided: February 07, 2017
Fletcher C. Duddy Deputy Public Defender, argued the cause for appellants A.D., J.B., and C.M. (Joseph E. Krakora, Public Defender, attorney; Mr. Duddy and Jesse M. DeBrosse, Assistant Deputy Public Defender, on the briefs). LaChia L. Bradshaw, Assistant Prosecutor argued the cause for respondent State of New Jersey, In the matter of Registrant A.D. (Robert D. Bernardi, Burlington County Prosecutor, attorney). William W. Scharfenberg, Senior Assistant Prosecutor, argued the cause for respondent State of New Jersey, In the matter of Registrants J.B. and C.M. (Joseph D. Coronato, Ocean County Prosecutor, attorney). Louise T. Lester, Assistant Attorney General, argued the cause for amicuscuriae Attorney General of New Jersey (Christopher S. Porrino, Attorney General, attorney).
The judgment of the Appellate Division is affirmed, substantially for the reasons expressed in Judge Nugent's opinion of the Appellate Division reported at 441 N.J. Super. 403 (App. Div. 2015).
CHIEF JUSTICE RABNER and JUSTICES LaVECCHIA, ALBIN, PATTERSON, FERNANDEZ-VINA, and TIMPONE join in this opinion. JUSTICE SOLOMON did not participate.