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Fourth Department – Welfare fraud: People v. Davis

New York State Supreme Court, Appellate Division, Fourth Judicial Department Welfare fraud Definition of public assistance – Statutory interpretation – Rule of lenity People v. Davis KA 15-012223 Appealed from Cattaraugus County Court Background: The defendant appealed from a judgment ...

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Fourth Department – Manslaughter: People v. Bursey

New York State Supreme Court, Appellate Division, Fourth Judicial Department Manslaughter Accessory – Mental state – Shared purpose People v. Bursey KA 13-01697 Appealed from Monroe County Court Background: The defendant appealed from his conviction of manslaughter and criminal possession ...

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