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Christie proposes lifting ban on Sunday shopping

The existence of Bergen County’s “blue laws” was seriously threatened last week when Governor Christie announced his plan to eliminate the ban on Sunday shopping in order to fill a $65 million gap in his proposed state budget.

County and state officials gathered in Maywood on March 17 to denounce the plan to end the 51-year-old laws in favor of generating more revenue.

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