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Judge Dismisses Trooper Indictments In Shootings of Three Minorities in NJ

A judge in Trenton, N.J. yesterday threw out attempted murder and assault charges against two state troopers whose 1998 shooting of three minority motorists on the New Jersey Turnpike plunged the state into controversy over racial profiling.<@SM><@SM><TAB>In a withering 35-page ruling that accused the former attorney general of bowing to political pressure, Superior Court Judge Andrew Smithson said overzealous prosecutors set up a

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When It Comes to Proxy Voting, It’s Still a Paper World

<TAB>The way people have gravitated to the Internet for everything from online trading to stock charting to financial message board yakking, it seems as if wired investors have taken over the world.<@SM><@SM><TAB>But when it comes to proxy voting, paper still rules. Not only have shareholders been surprisingly slow to head to the Internet to cast their votes, they’ve also resisted corporate efforts to save a few trees and cut down on postage costs by consenting to electronic delivery of annual reports and proxy materials.

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Let's Make a Deal? Only if The Price is Right

<TAB>Henry from Baltimore County wanted the beeper contracts. Chip and Anthony from New Jersey wanted the CDs. A handful of other people wanted the telephones. Nobody seemed interested in the camera gear or stereo equipment.<@SM><@SM><TAB>Larry Makowski just wanted to make some deals so he could clear out the inventory of the Inner City Records store at 201 N. Howard St. before heading back to his office at Express Auction Marketing Specialists in Hampden.

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CYBER MARKETEER: Some Hot Tips For Trading Those Ads

As the publishers of eight e-zines, we do a lot of ad trading with other publishers. Over time, we have developed a system that works for us, to help us keep up with the trades. Here are some tips to make this more manageable and effective for you.<@SM><@SM><TAB>Find e-zines that cater to your target market. The Directory of e-zines, http://www.lifestylespub.com/cgi-bin/ezines.cgi?10454, is a good source for this.

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Court Hears Challenge to U.S. Control

<TAB>Hearing an environmental case that is nominally about ponds, birds and garbage, several Supreme Court justices quizzed a government lawyer yesterday about the extent of federal control over matters that seem to be the concern of just one state.

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