J. Merlino was convicted on January 19, 1984 on one count of attempting
to confer a benefit not allowed by law contrary to N.J.S.A. 2C:5-1
and N.J.S.A. 2C:27-6(c) and one count of bribery, contrary to N.J.S.A.
2C:27-2(c). Sentencing remains pending at this time. (May 31, 1984)