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The LGBT Bar Association has announced the recipients of this year's “Best LGBT Lawyers Under 40″ awards. The New York-based awardees are: Chase Strangio, Staff Attorney, American Civil Liberties Union; Ezra Cukor, Staff Attorney, New York City Commission on Human Rights; Gennaro Savastano, ...
Jones has also been an assistant U.S. attorney in the Southern District of New York and chief assistant to the district attorney of New York County. She is now a partner at Texas law firm Bracewell, specializing in white collar defense and internal investigations. Jones has served as an adjunct assistant ...

The Hard Bargains 1777 project will one day be a permanent art fixture in York, installed near the new York County History Center. The display, large enough that a visitor can walk through the group of stainless steel columns, will touch on York's role in crafting the Articles of Confederation, a precursor of ...
Ruth Shillingford, president, Judicial Friends Association; Tanya N. Blocker, Esq., president, Association of Black Women Attorneys; Deborah Martin Owens, Esq., staff attorney, Quinn Emanuel Urquhart & Sullivan, LLP; and Serena Springle, clerk of New York County Civil Court. The Future Leader Award ...
Staten Island isn't a dump. But its flag “looks like seagulls flying atop the Fresh Kills Landfill,” said Borough President Jimmy Oddo. So he had the unofficial flag unofficially redesigned in 2016 to something a little more staid: an updated green borough seal. New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio went along with ...
Walk inside Johnson Controls' new engineering and administrative building in southern York County, and you'll find people hard at work. Some are standing at their raised high-top desks, focused on their screens, while others sit in armchairs. Some are using high-definition video equipment for important ...

Although she was granted a Temporary Order of Protection against Broems from the New York County Family Court, the complaint says the harassment continued on Twitter. “When Dr. Cooper blocked one Twitter account he was using to contact her, he would simply create another; each time, Dr. Cooper ...
Eight of the top 10 counties with the highest median home prices in Q1 2018 posted negative net migration in 2017: Kings County (Brooklyn), New York (25,484 net migration decrease); Santa Clara County (San Jose), California (5,559 net migration decrease); New York County (Manhattan), New York ...
ALBANY, NY (WROC) - Legislation passed last year that requires police agencies in New York to video record interrogations with people accused of serious crimes is now in effect. The new requirement, that was passed as part of a series of criminal justice reforms, took effect on April 1, the governor said ...
... founder and executive director of Brooklyn Defender Services, Justine Olderman, executive director of The Bronx Defenders, Matthew W. Knecht, managing attorney with The Neighborhood Defender Service of Harlem, and Stan German, executive director of New York County Defender Services. Gov.
He has received the New York County Lawyers Pro Bono Award for free legal services rendered to the courts and the public and the Extraordinary Service Award by the Criminal Courts Bar Association of Bronx County. He succeeds Joel Cohen whose second four-year term expired on March 31.
The lawyer, Marc Kasowitz, filed the notice of appeal in New York County Supreme Court on Sunday. Kasowitz signaled his desire to appeal last month. "We believe the court's well-reasoned decision will be upheld, and look forward to proving Ms. Zervos' claim," Zervos' attorney, Mariann Meier Wang, said ...
While New York law makes it hard for companies to sue unions, Charter's suit also contained other deficiencies that "warrant the dismissal of this claim," wrote Justice Kathryn Freed of the Supreme Court of the State of New York, New York County. (The NY Supreme Court is a trial-level court; New York's ...
... York spend the largest share of their income (119.0 percent) on housing, followed by Santa Cruz County, California (108.8 percent); Marin County, California in the San Francisco metro area (106.3 percent); Maui County, Hawaii (94.1 percent); and New York County (Manhattan), New York (92.5 percent).
A public transit system managed by a health development network is helping a rural New York county in more ways than one. By Deidre McPhillips Data EditorMarch 30, 2018, at 12:01 a.m.. U.S. News & World Report. A Bus to Better Health. More. An Access Allegany bus departs from a local courthouse stop in Belmont, ...
A 3½-hour drive from New York City, Broome County has much lower rents. In Broome County, fair market monthly rents average just over $600 for a one-bedroom apartment, according to the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development. The same figure for New York County (Manhattan) is $1,558 ...
Star Witness Testifies in NY Suburban Corruption Trial. The star witness in the bribery trial of a former suburban New York county executive described the favors he bestowed on the politician who he said could help him with his business. March 15, 2018, at 8:18 p.m.. Star Witness Testifies in NY Suburban Corruption Trial.

Since the Excellence Initiative began in 2016, there has been a 72 percent reduction in the oldest pending misdemeanor cases in New York County, a 68 percent reduction in Bronx County and a 60 percent reduction across the five boroughs, according to the report. Outside of the New York City area, there ...
BUFFALO, N.Y. - Erie County Legislator Lynne Dixon announced a proposed expansion of 'Social Host Law' to include opioids. The original law was passed in 2014 to curb underage drinking. According to law, it "will serve to deter the consumption of alcoholic beverages by minor by holding those persons ...
New York County Supreme Court's 28th Annual Black History Month Celebration was held on Tuesday at the Supreme Court Rotunda, 60 Centre Street. The theme for the national celebration was “African Americans in Times of War.” In keeping with this theme, Tuskegee Airmen Wilfred DeFour (seated ...
Efforts to address the opioid crisis in Cattaraugus County, N.Y., may be responsible for a reduction in countywide overdose deaths, according to a report from WBFO. The county recorded zero opioid-related overdose deaths in the latter half of 2017 and just one so far in 2018. This trend marks a reversal ...
The winners are Maritza Camacho Colon, senior management analyst at the Office of the Deputy Chief Administrative Judge, New York City courts; Major Gerard Duffy, Supreme Court, Criminal Term, New York County; Patricia Ryan-Greene, assistant deputy chief appellate court attorney, Appellate Division ...
This year's winners included, starting third from left: Court Security Services Major of the New York County Supreme Court Criminal Term Gerard Duffy, Jury Clerk at the New York County Supreme Court Irene Laracuenta, Senior Management Analyst at the New York City Courts Maritza Camacho Colon, ...
A 3½-hour drive from New York City, Broome County has much lower rents. In Broome County, fair market monthly rents average just over $600 for a one-bedroom apartment, according to the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development. The same figure for New York County (Manhattan) is $1,558 ...
A 3½-hour drive from New York City, Broome County has much lower rents. In Broome County, fair market monthly rents average just over $600 for a one-bedroom apartment, according to the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development. The same figure for New York County (Manhattan) is $1,558 ...
The annual County Health Rankings & Roadmaps, which looks at the overall health of the counties across the United States, determined that Rockland County was the overall healthiest New York county in 2018 — up from second place last year. "This is a tribute to all the wonderful work done by our Health ...
New York County had an overall score of 66, slightly higher than the state average of 62 and much higher than the U.S. average of 52. Below are the scores for the individual categories, with 100 being the highest, as tabulated by the authors. They are in order of highest weighted to least highest weighted, ...
Rockland appears to be the only New York county other than Orange with a pay-to-play law, which legislators approved in 1997 - over the county executive's veto - and which the county doesn't enforce. Rockland County Attorney Thomas Humbach said Tuesday that he had reviewed the legal argument for ...
... minor injuries, the NTSB said. https://www.ntsb.gov/investigations/AccidentReports/Reports/AAR1602.pdf. The case is Port Authority of New York and New Jersey v Delta Air Lines Inc et al, New York State Supreme Court, New York County, No. 450357/2018. (Reporting by Jonathan Stempel in New York; ...
Efforts to address the opioid crisis in Cattaraugus County, N.Y., may be responsible for a reduction in countywide overdose deaths, according to a report from WBFO. The county recorded zero opioid-related overdose deaths in the latter half of 2017 and just one so far in 2018. This trend marks a reversal ...
“We can find much better uses of our property,” said Latimer, who said the move still respected Second Amendment rights. (Photo: Westchester County Gov). Westchester County Executive George Latimer made it official this week that gun shows are prohibited from being held on any county property.
Several New York county officials told local news outlets they had been waiting for weeks for the new round of funding to come through as they plan projects like capital improvement projects for radio towers and very high frequnecy (VHF) paging systems. New York City announced its intention to upgrade ...
York County had 293 reported cases of the flu last week, in a season that has seen 106 influenza-associated deaths reported in the state. In the past week, the number of reported flu-related deaths in South Carolina has continued to rise, as 22 more deaths have been reported by the South Carolina ...
As of Wednesday, Monroe County (N.Y.) has seen 112 heroin overdoses — 17 of which were fatal — during the first month and a half of 2018, according to report from the Democrat & Chronicle. Monroe County officials have established a heroin task force in response to the growing number of heroin ...
Among the healthiest counties: New York County, New York, Pitkin County, Colorado, and Iroquois County, Illinois. Among the least healthy: Menominee County, Wisconsin, Turner County, Georgia, McNairy County, Tennessee, and of course, Musselshell. "This suggests a separate role for culture and ...
In a recent decision of Justice Erika M. Edwards of Supreme Court, New York County in Maddicks v. Big City Prop., 2017 N.Y. Slip Op. 32385(U) (Sup. Ct. N.Y. County Nov. 16, 2017), the court, in dismissing the tenants' putative class action, explained the standards which must be complied with and found ...
Among the healthiest counties: New York County, New York, Pitkin County, Colorado, and Iroquois County, Illinois. Among the least healthy: Menominee County, Wisconsin, Turner County, Georgia, McNairy County, Tennessee, and of course, Musselshell. "This suggests a separate role for culture and ...
Those cases ended in 1998 with the Tobacco Master Settlement Agreement, in which companies agreed to pay at least $206 billion to states for the first 25 years of the agreement. Chemung — which, as of 2016, was the New York county with the highest opioid prescription rate, according to data from the ...
Recently retired Ontario County District Attorney Michael Tantillo was honored Friday by his colleagues, who presented him with the District Attorneys Association of the State of New York's prestigious Frank S. Hogan Award. The award, named for a renowned New York County district attorney dubbed “Mr.
The website's formal launch Thursday will allow couples in New York County and throughout California to handle their divorces and child custody arrangements online. Wasser said the inspiration came from her own online shopping habits, and hearing from people who want to handle their own divorces ...
There is only one county in New York State where concerned residents can feed white-tailed deer during the winter to help them survive harsh conditions. It's Sullivan County in the Catskills and it's the result of a 2012 court decision. Do it anywhere else and you're risking a ticket from a state Department of ...
New York County Wants Access to Privately Owned Security Cameras. The initiative, known as Operation SafeCam, will help law enforcement in Niagara County access citizens-owned surveillance cameras during investigations. by Rick Pfeiffer, Lockport Union-Sun & Journal / January 22, 2018. Shutterstock. (TNS) — It's a ...
The New York Times did an analysis of those most affected by the repeal of the SALT deduction, highlighting average amounts in specific counties: San Francisco County, Calif., $88,925; New York County, N.Y., $159,395; Westchester County, N.Y., $88,152 (Alicia Parlapiano and K.K. Rebecca Lai, “Among ...
It was a fairly minor change to a fairly major project, but it brought up a bigger question. How big of an impact will new York County development standards make in the near-term? The planning commission in York County voted 4-3 on Monday night to approve a change for the third phase of Paddlers Cove ...
Rather than seek the bedroom communities of their parents, young people are drawn to the availability of affordable housing, mixed-use amenities and accessible transportation. Westchester, a New York county once known simply for an abundance of cheap land and good schools, has undergone a ...
New York county proposes ban on smoking in car with kids. WKBW Staff. 9:58 AM, Jan 9, 2018. 12:30 PM, Jan 10, 2018. Share Article. NEW YORK, NY - APRIL 30: A passenger smokes while a driver uses a phone while behind the wheel of a car on April 30, 2016 in New York City. As accidents involving drivers using ...
Oswego County is the latest New York county to file a lawsuit against drug manufacturers and distributors for the costs its incurred dealing with the opioid crisis. In the lawsuit, Oswego County says it lost at least 67 residents to opioid-related overdoses between 2009 and 2014. And the number of emergency ...
Legislature Chairman Kevin D. Acres asked about what might cause the low number of volunteers in New York County, and how many hours it took to become certified — around 170, according to Ms. Smith. “So that's almost like a month of someone's time,” Mr. Acres said. “That's like 30 days out of their ...
Pennington, an 18-year industry veteran, joined Willis Towers Watson in 2012. Most recently, she served as director of Client Management in the company's metro New York region. She is a former practicing attorney and served in the New York County District Attorney's office in Manhattan from 1995 to ...
“My client never made the slur that she was accused of making,” Rebecca Phipps, a lawyer with New York County Defenders, told the court. “This is a simple misunderstanding where a statement was misheard at a busy restaurant. That statement was never made.” Prosecutors allege the 29-year-old spat, ...


 

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