NOT FOR PUBLICATION WITHOUT THE APPROVAL OF THE APPELLATE DIVISION
Argued January 8, 2013
On appeal from Superior Court of New Jersey, Law Division, Hudson County, Municipal Appeal No. 26-11.
Amir Salib, appellant pro se.
Megan B. Kilzy, Special Deputy Attorney General/Acting Assistant Prosecutor, argued the cause for respondent (Gaetano T. Gregory, Acting Hudson County Prosecutor, attorney; Stephanie Davis-Elson, Special Deputy Attorney General/Acting Assistant Prosecutor, on the brief).
Before Judges Waugh and St. John.
Defendant Amir Salib appeals an October 12, 2011 order of the Law Division dismissing the appeal of his municipal court conviction. We affirm.
The record discloses the following facts and procedural history leading to the determination under review.
On April 19, 2011, a hearing was held before the municipal court judge. At that hearing, defendant made it apparent that he planned to represent himself. The following dialogue transpired:
THE COURT: You're [going to] represent yourself, right?
MR. SALIB: So far, yes, ...