12, Mar 2014 - Lewiston, NY SAFE Act charge dismissed against Lockport man
A charge of violating New York's SAFE Act was dismissed for Paul A. Wojdan during his appearance today in Lockport City Court.
12, Mar 2014 - Orange, NY New York Bomb Sting Defendant Pleads Guilty in Rare Case
Jose Pimentel appears in Manhattan Criminal Court on November 25, 2011 in New York City. Jose Pimentel appears in Manhattan Criminal Court on November 25, 2011 in New York City.
12, Mar 2014 - New York, NY Prosecutor: Executives lied as NYC law firm failed
NEW YORK (AP) â€” Three former executives conspired to hide a powerhouse law firm's snowballing financial problems from auditors and even their own partners as it headed toward collapse in the nation's biggest law firm bankruptcy, prosecutors said Thursday.
12, Mar 2014 - Suffolk, NY New York Post Wants Judge To Dismiss Libel Lawsuit From â€˜Bag Menâ€™
Two Boston-area men are suing the newspaper because they say it falsely portrayed them as suspects in the marathon bombing.
12, Mar 2014 - Fulton, NY Indian-American doctor charged with healthcare fraud
Washington, March 6 (IANS) An Indian-American physician has been indicted for health care fraud in Syracuse, New York, and faces up to 30 years in prison with a million dollar fine if convicted. Mahesh Kuthuru, 43, who owned and operated Upstate Pain Management, a medical practice in Utica and Fulton-area, was indicted with his employee Bonnie Meislin, 42, by a federal grand jury last week ...
12, Mar 2014 - Utica, NY Oneida Nation and New York Agreement Gets Final Approval
Decades of disputes in the form of contentious lawsuits and an overall feeling of animosity came to a close on March 4, when United States District Judge Lawrence Kahn approved the historic agreement between the Oneida Indian Nation and the state of New York. RELATED: Oneida Nation and New York State Enter â€˜Historicâ€™ Revenue Sharing â€œAfter years of investing in local communities and developing ...
12, Mar 2014 - Niagara, NY Ontario Co. supervisors discuss inmate college plan
Canandaigua, N.Y. Ã¢ Some Ontario County lawmakers weighed in on Gov. Andrew CuomoÃ¢s plan to increase college opportunities for prison inmates. A resolution calling on the New York State Legislature to reject the governorÃ¢s plan was brought to the Ontario County Board of Supervisors meeting Thursday night. ...
12, Mar 2014 - Albany, NY N.Y. Governor Says College For Inmates Will Pay Off For Taxpayers
America used to have a robust college education system for prison inmates. It was seen as a way to rehabilitate men and women behind bars by helping them go straight when they got out. Those taxpayer-funded college classes were defunded in the 1990s. But New York Gov. read more
12, Mar 2014 - Albany, NY New York man sentenced for trying to abduct woman at gunpoint
Authorities say a 54-year-old man has been sentenced to 12 years in state prison for trying to abduct a woman at knifepoint as she walked on an Albany street.
12, Mar 2014 - Kerry Kennedy speaks
Kerry Kennedy told Matt Lauer on TODAY Tuesday that her innocence and access to "competent counsel" helped her win her recent case in court. On Friday, a jury found Kennedy not guilty of a drugged driving . A New York panel deliberated for only an hour before returning the verdict, but spent four days beforehand listening to court arguments, experts and evidence.
12, Mar 2014 - National Minority-Owned Law Firm Gonzalez Saggio & Harlan Adds Prominent Public Finance Partner Sus
ATLANTA and NEW YORK, Feb. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --Â In a major boost to its national public finance practiceÂ minority-owned law firm Gonzalez Saggio & Harlan announced that Susan Pease Langford, formerly the City Attorney of Atlanta and a prominent adviser on tax-exempt issues around the country â€“ has joined the firm as a partner.Â She will be resident in both the firm's Atlanta and New York ...
11, Mar 2014 - New York, NY Shoe-bomb witness testifies from UK at NY trial
NEW YORKâ€”Jurors at the terrorism trial of Osama bin Laden's son-in-law watched him threaten there would be no end to the "storm of airplanes" on videotapes made in the days after the Sept.
11, Mar 2014 - Long Island man who aided dad's fake death to be sentenced
A man who admitted helping fake his father's drowning at a New York beach in an insurance scam has been captured.
11, Mar 2014 - Rochester, NY Are Public Defenders Caseloads Too Heavy?
The chief judge of the New York State Court of Appeals is worried that public defenders caseloads are too heavy. Time Warner Cable News reporter Rose Eiklor checked in with the Monroe County Public Defender's office to see the impact caseloads have here.
11, Mar 2014 - Shoe-bomb witness testifies from UK at NY trial - Quincy Herald-Whig | Illinois & Missouri News, Sp
NEW YORK (AP) - Jurors at the terrorism trial of Osama bin Laden's son-in-law watched him threaten there would be no end to the "storm of airplanes" on videotapes made in the days after the Sept. 11 attacks Monday just before a British man testified by video from London that he trained to blow up a plane in late 2001 with a shoe bomb.