A-68 September Term 2013, 073793

117 A.3d 1169 (2015)

222 N.J. 39

STATE of New Jersey, Plaintiff-Respondent, v. Ivonne SAAVEDRA, Defendant-Appellant.

Supreme Court of New Jersey.

Decided June 23, 2015.

Attorney(s) appearing for the Case

Mario M. Blanch argued the cause for appellant (Mr. Blanch>, attorney; Mr. Blanch and Valerie Steiner , on the brief).

Stephanie Davis Elson , Assistant Prosecutor, argued the cause for respondent ( Gaetano T. Gregory , Acting Hudson County Prosecutor, attorney).

Neil M. Mullin argued the cause for amicus curiae National Employment Lawyers Association/New Jersey ( Smith Mullin , attorneys; Mr. Mullin and Nancy Erika Smith , Montclair, on the brief).

Brian J. Uzdavinis , Deputy Attorney General, argued the cause for amicus curiae Attorney General of New Jersey ( John J. Hoffman , Acting Attorney General).

Cynthia J. Jahn , General Counsel, argued the cause for amicus curiae New Jersey School Boards Association (Ms. Jahn and Donna M. Kaye , Trenton, on the brief).

Mitchell L. Pascual argued the cause for amicus curiae North Bergen Board of Education (Chasan Leyner & Lamparello, attorneys; Mr. Pascual, Michael D. Witt , Secaucus, and Reka Bala , on the brief).

In this appeal, we review the trial court's denial of defendant Ivonne Saavedra's motion to dismiss her indictment for official misconduct and theft by unlawful taking of public documents. We also consider defendant's constitutional and public policy challenges to the official misconduct and...


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