08, Mar 2014 - Key Center owner goes to court in effort to overturn ECIDA tax breaks for Uniland project
The New York City-based owner of the Key Center at Fountain Plaza has started legal proceedings against the Erie County Industrial Development Agency, seeking to have a State Supreme Court justice overturn the agency’s decision granting tax breaks to a new Uniland Development Co. project that threatens to empty out a big part of Key Center.
06, Mar 2014 - Orange, NY 'Orange is the New Black' actress goes strapless at BCBG - in an orange jumpsuit
NEW YORK, N.Y. - There are orange jumpsuits, and then there are orange jumpsuits. And so the orangey-red strapless BCBG Max Azria jumpsuit that actress Samira Wiley wore Thursday to the designer's runway show was quite different — very, very different — from one she might wear as Poussey Washington, her character on the Netflix prison-themed series "Orange is the New Black." Designers Max and ...
05, Mar 2014 - NY top judge proposes law students work for credit
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Noting the decline in law school enrollment and opportunities in the profession, New York's chief judge on Tuesday unveiled plans to let law students spend their last semester doing free legal work for practical experience and academic credit.
12, Sep 2013 - Washington, NY READER SUBMITTED: Man Exonerated From Murder Charge To Kick Off "Dilemmas Of Justice" Lec
Fernando Bermudez, who was released from a New York prison in 2009 after serving 18 years in prison for a murder he did not commit, will present "The Price of Being Wrong" which will kick off the "Dilemmas of Justice" lecture series at Quinnipiac University at 6 p.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 24 in the Carl Hansen Student Center, Room 225, on the Mount Carmel Campus. This event is free and open to the ...
02, Apr 2012 - Ex-Met Lenny Dykstra sentenced to prison in car theft case
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Former New York Mets star and World Series hero Lenny Dykstra was sentenced to three years in state prison on Monday, following an October no contest plea to grand theft auto charges. The 49-year-old ex-ballplayer was sentenced after a Los Angeles Superior Court judge rejected a request by his defense attorneys to withdraw the plea and fight the charges at trial. ...
26, Jan 2012 - New York Attorney Joel Walter, A Member of The Department Of State's Hague Convention Attorney
Joel S. Walter, a prominent New York State attorney with 40 years of experience practicing complex legal cases primarily in federal court, and a member of the Department of State's 'Hague Convention Attorney Network' and a director of the I CARE Foundation is urging fellow lawyers to join the 'Hague Convention Attorney Network' in order to assist defenseless children who are targeted for ...