Freeholders are about to become a thing of the past in New Jersey.  A key Assembly committee approved a measure that replaces the title of “freeholder” with “county commissioner”.  Why?  The term freeholder is offensive to some ...

FREEHOLDERS TO BE REPLACED BY COUNTY COMMISSIONERS IN NEW JERSEY

Freeholders are about to become a thing of the past in New Jersey.  A key Assembly committee approved a measure that replaces the title of “freeholder” with “county commissioner”.  Why?  The term freeholder is offensive to some women and certain minority groups who were previously barred from holding county elective office.

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