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Correction Officers Sentenced in Assault of Inmate and Attempted Cover-up

Correction Officers Sentenced in Assault of Inmate and Attempted Cover-up

Bronx District Attorney’s Office Clears 355 Warrants After “Another Chance” Event

Bronx District Attorney’s Office Clears 355 Warrants After “Another Chance” Event

NYC Amnesty Program for Forgiving Fines

NYC Amnesty Program for Forgiving Fines

by · September 18, 2016 · Bulletin Board, Law
Bronx DA: Cases of Interest for the Week of September 19, 2016

Bronx DA: Cases of Interest for the Week of September 19, 2016

by · September 18, 2016 · Bulletin Board, Crime, Law
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Profile America: Lawyering Up

The American Bar Association was founded on this date in 1878 in Saratoga Springs, New York.

by · August 21, 2016 · Law, Profile America
Pro-Gun Advocate Releases Video, “[Why] I Carry A Gun’

Pro-Gun Advocate Releases Video, “[Why] I Carry A Gun’

In the aftermath of the recent media reporting surrounding the gun violence in San Bernadino, California, Orlando, Florida, and Nice, France, an anonymous concealed carry advocate made a 4 minute video on why he carries a concealed gun and believes that […]

by · August 3, 2016 · Crime, Guns, Law, News, Video
New York State Attorney General Eric Schneiderman

LIVESTREAM: AG Schneiderman Reveals Results of Volkswagen Investigation

TODAY – Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman and Massachusetts AG Maura Healey will make a joint announcement on their investigation into Volkswagen at 12:30 PM. A link to the live stream feed can be found here. The link will be working […]

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Bronx Congressman Crowley Defends AG Schneiderman Against GOP House Subpoena 

Today’s move shows just how far House Republicans’ obsession with denying climate change can go.

Today’s Verdict: Distracted Driving

Today’s Verdict: Distracted Driving

DISTRACT A DRIVER WITH YOUR TEXT AND YOU MAY NEED A CRIMINAL ATTORNEY by David P. Lesch, Esq.   Few things could be more dangerous to the community than texting while you are operating a motor vehicle.  If you haven’t […]

by · June 21, 2016 · Law, Today's Verdict
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Profile America: Brown v. Board of Education

On this date in 1954, the U.S. Supreme Court issued one of its most historic decisions in Brown v. Board of Education thus changing the social landscape of the nation.

by · May 17, 2016 · Law, News, Profile America
Today’s Verdict: Holding Foster Care Agencies Responsible For Injuries and Abuse

Today’s Verdict: Holding Foster Care Agencies Responsible For Injuries and Abuse

HOLDING FOSTER CARE AGENCIES RESPONSIBLE FOR INJURIES AND ABUSE by David P. Lesch, Esq.    The Suffolk County foster care father who was accused last week of sexually abusing children in his care for years will certainly find a jail […]

by · April 3, 2016 · Law
Profile America: First Sex Discrimination Ban

Profile America: First Sex Discrimination Ban

STATE BAN ON SEX DISCRIMINATION   Tuesday, March 22 — The Civil Rights Act of 1964 prohibited discrimination based on sex as well as race in hiring, promoting, and firing. While this act is a famous landmark in the national […]

by · March 22, 2016 · Law, Profile America
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DraftKings and Fanduel DFS New York Settlement: Don’t Believe the Doom and Gloom

DraftKings and Fanduel New York Settlement: Don’t Believe the Doom and Gloom By Scott Engel/ Managing Director Rotoexperts.com Article published with permission from Rotoexperts.com March 21,2016 At first glance, the news that Daily Fantasy Sports operators DraftKings and FanDuel have […]

Letter To The Editor: NY homeowners may be liable for worker injuries

Letter To The Editor: NY homeowners may be liable for worker injuries

Dear Editor: One notable omission in David Lesch’s recent column (RENOVATING? HOMEOWNERS MAY BE RESPONSIBLE FOR INJURED WORKERS, 2/21/16) is that New York is the only state in the nation where you, as a homeowner may be held liable for […]

NAN Town Hall On Rikers Island Reform, February 22

NAN Town Hall On Rikers Island Reform, February 22

The stakes are too high. We cannot wait for the death of a CO, inmate or civilian before we have Real Reform on Rikers.  Let your voice be heard and help us fix Rikers. Join us on Monday, February 22nd […]