Judge not sanctioned in Williams case

Updated: March 27, 2009, 5:00 PM ET
Associated Press

NEWARK, N.J. -- A New Jersey Supreme Court justice will not face sanctions for revealing in court the name of an investigator in the Jayson Williams manslaughter case who uttered a racial slur, but the high court faulted him for an exchange that followed.

The Hunterdon County Prosecutor's Office, which is prosecuting the case against the former NBA star, had filed an ethics complaint against Justice Roberto Rivera-Soto after Rivera-Soto said the name of the investigator in open court during ...

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