Decided: April 21, 1980.
T. EDWARD HOLLANDER ET AL., PLAINTIFFS-RESPONDENTS,
JOHN S. WATSON ET AL., DEFENDANTS-APPELLANTS. BOARD OF TRUSTEES OF MERCER COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE ET AL., PLAINTIFFS-RESPONDENTS, V. ARTHUR R. SYPEK, SR., ET AL., DEFENDANTS-APPELLANTS
On appeal from Superior Court of New Jersey, Chancery Division, Mercer County. whose opinions is reported at 167 N.J. Super 588 (1979).
Allcorn and Morgan.
[173 NJSuper Page 301] The judgment of the Chancery Division is affirmed essentially for the reasons expressed by Judge Greenberg reported at 167 N.J. Super. 588 (1979), and on the additional areas of incompatibility
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of the two offices existing under various statutes, including particularly N.J.S.A. 40:41A-37(b), N.J.S.A. 40A:9-23 and N.J.S.A. 18A:64A-9, which respectively require approval by the board of freeholders of the appointment of county community college trustees and delegates to the board of freeholders the power to remove them. Atlantic Commun. College v. Civil Service Comm'n , 59 N.J. 102 (1971); Mercer Commun. College v. Sypek , 160 N.J. Super. 452 (App.Div.1978), certif. den. 78 N.J. 327 (1978). See also, for example, N.J.S.A. 18A:64A-12(j), 19, and 24.