Governor issues statement regarding Cohen resignation

Governor Jon S. Corzine today issued the following statementfollowing the resignation this morning of Assemblyman Neil Cohen (D-Roselle).

“The allegations made concerning former Assemblyman Cohen are deeply disturbing,” Corzine said in a statement. “All of us who have worked with him are shocked by the reports. Child pornography reflects a horrible debasement of children that is totally intolerable. Creating, distributing and using child pornography should be pursued vigorously by law enforcement wherever it is found.”

Governor issues statement regarding Cohen resignation