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City Cleared Of Responsibility In Coney Island Drowning

A Brooklyn court ruled that the city was not responsible for the drowning of a 10-year-old girl in 2008, saying that the city is...

Grimm’s Trial Delayed Until February; Prosecutor Hints At Possible Second Trial

The trial of Congressman Michael Grimm, facing tax fraud allegations and other charges, has been postponed until February 2. At a hearing on the...

Grimm’s Defense Suggests Prosecution Was Political, Professional Vendetta

When news broke in 2012 that Congressman Michael Grimm was the target of a federal investigation, the pol said it was a liberal media...

Local Attorney Ran Fraudulent Mortgage Rescue Scheme, Says State AG

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IBlvaw0dwYw] Litvin gives "pro" legal tips, discussing how the banks are out to rip you off. Attorney General Eric Schneiderman is suing a local law...

Report: Israeli Official Pressured Rabbi To Protect Grimm

The New York Post scored an interesting story full of international intrigue and allegations of political corruption, and it stars the already embattled Congressman...

Brooklyn DA: Convict Offered Undercover Cop $10k To Kill Gravesend Bodega...

A Gravesend man convicted yesterday of the attempted armed robbery of a neighbor is now accused of plotting the key witness's murder from his...

Grimm And Recchia Neck-And-Neck In Latest Poll

Embattled Congressman Michael Grimm is holding a lead, though just barely, against Democratic challenger Domenic Recchia, according to a new poll from NY1 /...

Congressman Michael Grimm’s Fraud Trial To Begin In December

Congressman Michael Grimm's trial on fraud and tax evasion charges is set to begin on December 1 after a federal judge yesterday denied a...

Marine Park Dad Sent To Prison For Opening Fire On Rowdy...

Thomas Dunikowski, who fired a rifle at a group of rowdy teens on his Stuart Street block in 2011, has been sentenced to eight...

Community Board 15 Member Cuffed In Connection To $1 Million Medicaid...

A Medicaid fraud bust at a Park Slope adult day care center resulted in the arrest today of residents of Sheepshead Bay, Brighton Beach...

Prosecutors, Still Unsure Of Phony Brighton Lawyer’s True Identity, Believe He...

Authorities are still unsure of the true identity of the man they claim stole a lawyer's name and set up a phony law firm...

Lawyer: Cops Forced Teen To Confess To Setting Coney Island Fire...

The confession offered by 16-year-old Marcell Dockery was coerced by cops who "broke him the same way prisoners of war are broken," according to...

Lawyer: Cops Forced Teen To Confess To Setting Coney Island Fire...

The confession offered by 16-year-old Marcell Dockery was coerced by cops who "broke him the same way prisoners of war are broken," according to...

Man Charged With Stealing Lawyer’s Identity, Setting Up Phony Law Firm...

Authorities cuffed a man who they say stole a lawyer's identity, set up a phony law firm in Brighton Beach, and represented clients in...

Faberge Lounge Loses Lawsuit, Ordered To Pay $25,000 To Faberge Jewelers

A New York court has ordered Faberge Lounge (2007 Emmons Avenue) to pay $25,000 and cease using its current name after the restaurant was...