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New York News: Sayfullo Saipov charged in bike path killings speaks in court of ‘Allah’

NEW YORK — The man charged with murdering eight people on a New York City bike path and injuring many more spoke out in court Friday over a prosecutor’s objection, invoking “Allah” and defending the Islamic State. Sayfullo Saipov, 30, raised his hand to speak immediately after U.S. District Judge Vernon S. Broderick set an … Continue reading New York News: Sayfullo Saipov charged in bike path killings speaks in court of ‘Allah’

NEW YORK News: Maryland Drug Dealer, Jimolo Coates Sentenced to More Than 15 Years for Heroin Distribution Conspiracy

Jimolo Coates Continued to Sell Heroin from Jail PLATTSBURGH, NEW YORK – Jimolo Coates, a.k.a. “Lo,” Marlo,” “Brodie,” age 25, of Annapolis, Maryland, was sentenced today to 188 months in prison, to be followed by 8 years of supervised release, for conspiring to possess with intent to distribute and to distribute heroin. The announcement was … Continue reading NEW YORK News: Maryland Drug Dealer, Jimolo Coates Sentenced to More Than 15 Years for Heroin Distribution Conspiracy

Business News: New York A.G. Underwood Announces Victory In Ongoing Lawsuit Against Charter-Spectrum

First Department Fully Rejects Charter-Spectrum’s Motion to Dismiss AG’s Lawsuit; Decision Affirms Victory in NY Supreme Court in February AG’s Suit Alleges that Charter-Spectrum Promised Internet Speeds It Knew It Could Not Deliver NEW YORK – New York Attorney General Barbara D. Underwood released the following statement, upon a decision by the Appellate Division, First … Continue reading Business News: New York A.G. Underwood Announces Victory In Ongoing Lawsuit Against Charter-Spectrum

New York News: Alexander Fernandez Sentenced To 20 Years In Prison For August 2000 Murder

New York – Geoffrey S. Berman, the United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York, announced that ALEXANDER FERNANDEZ, a/k/a “Det,” a/k/a “D,” a/k/a “Fat D,” a/k/a “Gordo,” was sentenced yesterday to 20 years in prison for murdering Edwin Honoret, 28, in Manhattan in August 2000. FERNANDEZ pled guilty on March 2, 2018, … Continue reading New York News: Alexander Fernandez Sentenced To 20 Years In Prison For August 2000 Murder

New York News: New York Attorney General Underwood, MA AG Healey, We Will Sue Trump Administration Over Association Health Plans

ALBANY, NY – New York Attorney General Barbara D. Underwood and Massachusetts Attorney General Maura Healey released the following statement: “Yesterday’s announcement by the Trump Administration to dramatically expand the footprint of Association Health Plans will invite fraud, mismanagement, and deception – and, as we’ve made clear, will do nothing to help ease the real … Continue reading New York News: New York Attorney General Underwood, MA AG Healey, We Will Sue Trump Administration Over Association Health Plans

New York News: Governor Cuomo Announces Intent to File Multi-Agency Lawsuit Against the Trump Administration for Violating Constitutional Rights of Children & Families

ALBANY, NY – New York Governor Andrew M. Cuomo yesterday announced New York State intends to file a multi-agency lawsuit against the Trump Administration on the grounds that the federal government is violating the Constitutional rights of thousands of immigrant children and their parents who have been separated at the border.  We now know of … Continue reading New York News: Governor Cuomo Announces Intent to File Multi-Agency Lawsuit Against the Trump Administration for Violating Constitutional Rights of Children & Families

NEW YORK News: California Man, Charles Rainer Sinek Sentenced to 87 Months for Conspiring to Distribute Opioids

ALBANY, NEW YORK – Charles Rainer Sinek, age 53, of Oakland, California, was sentenced today to 87 months in prison, to be followed by a 3-year term of supervised release, for conspiring to distribute opioid pills. The announcement was made by United States Attorney Grant C. Jaquith and Special Agent in Charge James J. Hunt, … Continue reading NEW YORK News: California Man, Charles Rainer Sinek Sentenced to 87 Months for Conspiring to Distribute Opioids

New York News: Bloomingburg, VOLVY SMILOWITZ, Consultant To Real Estate Developers Pleads Guilty In White Plains Federal Court To Conspiracy To Corrupt The Electoral Process In Bloomingburg

Bloomingburg, New York – Geoffrey S. Berman, the United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York, announced that VOLVY SMILOWITZ, a/k/a “Zev Smilowitz,” pled guilty yesterday to conspiracy to corrupt the electoral process, in connection with an election in Bloomingburg, New York. SMILOWITZ pled guilty before United States District Judge Vincent Briccetti in White … Continue reading New York News: Bloomingburg, VOLVY SMILOWITZ, Consultant To Real Estate Developers Pleads Guilty In White Plains Federal Court To Conspiracy To Corrupt The Electoral Process In Bloomingburg