Ex-N.J. gov.'s book may tell too much

TRENTON, N.J., Sept. 25 (UPI) -- Former New Jersey Gov. Jim McGreevey's tell-all book about his administration may have revealed too much and could possibly get him prosecuted.

Federal monitor to monitor med school

TRENTON, N.J., Dec. 22 (UPI) -- A federal monitor reportedly might be appointed to supervise the financial affairs of the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey.

Feds, county clash on corruption case

FREEHOLD, N.J., Feb. 24 (UPI) -- A New Jersey county prosecutor and the FBI are at odds over an ongoing county corruption investigation, the New Jersey Star-Ledger reported Thursday.

N.J. GOP gives up on draft of Christie

TRENTON, N.J., Feb. 1 (UPI) -- Backers of the effort to draft Republican U.S. Attorney Christopher Christie into the 2005 New Jersey gubernatorial race have admitted defeat.

N.J. GOP still wants Christie for governor

PHILADELPHIA, Jan. 24 (UPI) -- Some New Jersey Republicans reportedly hope they can still persuade U.S. Attorney Christopher Christie to run for governor in 2005.

N.J. man charged with laser-pointing

NEWARK, N.J., Jan. 5 (UPI) -- A New Jersey man was charged with interfering with the operator of a mass transportation vehicle for pointing a laser beam at a commercial airliner.

N.J. politics: Sex, lies and videotapes

TRENTON, N.J., July 14 (UPI) -- A top Democratic fund-raiser is accused of hiring a New York hooker to seduce a fraud case witness and then giving a videotape of the tryst to the man's wife.

Noted ump strikes out in baseball scam

NEW YORK, Feb. 24 (UPI) -- A former U.S. big-league umpire has admitted to selling collectors bogus balls of history-making events, the New York Post reported Tuesday.
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Christopher J. Christie (born September 6, 1962) is a former United States Attorney for the District of New Jersey and is the Republican nominee for Governor in New Jersey.

Christie was born in 1962 in Newark, New Jersey, the son of Bill and Sondra Christie. He was raised in Livingston, graduating from Livingston High School, where he was the captain of the baseball team. Christie graduated from the University of Delaware with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science in 1984 and Seton Hall University School of Law with a Juris Doctor degree in 1987. Christie was admitted to the Bar of the State of New Jersey and the Bar of the United States District Court, District of New Jersey, in December 1987.

In 1986, Christie married Mary Pat Foster, a fellow student at the University of Delaware. After marriage they shared a one-room apartment in Summit, New Jersey. Mary Pat Christie pursued a career in investment banking, eventually working at the Wall Street firm Cantor Fitzgerald. They have since had four children.

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