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Jury finds for officers in brutality suit

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A federal jury has sided almost completely with three Rochester police officers accused of attacking a wheelchair-bound man. After a two-week trial the eight-person panel found for the three officers on almost every claim brought by Benny T. Warr after ...

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Second 5LINX defendant sentenced

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Jeb Tyler, the former vice president of multi-level marketing company 5LINX, was sentenced to 14 months in federal prison Wednesday for defrauding investors. Tyler, 45, pleaded guilty in June to conspiracy to commit wire fraud and filing a false tax ...

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MCBA holiday party honors local judiciary

Local judges gathered for recognition at the annual MCBA Bench and Bar Holiday Party.  From left: the Honorable Francis Affronti, Stephen Lindley, James Piampiano, Richard Dollinger (face hidden), Robert Shaddock, Craig Doran, Joanne Winslow (mostly hidden), Thomas Stander, Vincent Dinolfo, Elizabeth Wolford, David Larimer, Renee Minarik, Cara Briggs, Dandrea Ruhlmann, Frank Geraci, Joan Kohout, Thomas Morse, Doug Randall,  Debra Martin, Karen Morris, Evelyn Frazee, and Thomas Klonick. The two heads behind Judge Frazee belong to William Taylor and John DeMarco. (Nora A. Jones)

The Wintergarden at Legacy Tower was once again the setting for the Monroe County Bar Association’s Bench and Bar celebration Thursday night.  MCBA Executive Director Kevin Ryan and his staff greeted guests as they arrived. Ryan later introduced MCBA President ...

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