albert coutinho

Former NJ Assemblyman Sentenced For Stealing
Today, former New Jersey Assemblyman Albert Coutinho was sentenced to three years probation for stealing funds from his family’s charitable foundation and filing false financial disclosure forms with the Legislature. The announcement comes from acting State Attorney General John Hoff…
Acting State Attorney General Cracks Down on Corruption [AUDIO]
New Jersey is no stranger to corruption. In recent years, there have been a number of arrests of elected officials with the latest happening just last week when Assemblyman Albert Coutinho pleaded guilty to theft charges after admitting that he cashed checks meant for his family's charitable fo…
Hey Lawyers! How About Respecting Our Privacy?
“TMI!” You hear kids, teenagers and some young adults saying that a lot. For the uninitiated it means, “too much information,” and is used when somebody is spilling the beans about something personal. One New Jersey lawmaker thinks it applies t…