ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Former Boy Scouts who say they were molested as children by adult scout leaders filed nine lawsuits Tuesday in New York accusing the organization of failing to protect them. The cases, filed Tuesday in New York ...Read More »
NEW YORK — A federal judge scolded the government on Wednesday for being overprotective of potentially disturbing images of how the military treated prisoners in Iraq and Afghanistan and proceeding as if court review of its decisions about the pictures ...Read More »
A state inmate who claims he was forced to breathe air smelling of his own excrement for several days may proceed with his federal lawsuit alleging unsanitary confinement, retaliation for not snitching on fellow inmates and other allegations. The U.S. Court of ...Read More »
ALBANY — The New York Attorney General’s Office recovered more than $335 million last year from Medicaid fraud and abuse, the agency reported Wednesday. The total, including $146 million from a multi-state settlement with pharmaceutical giant GlaxoSmithKline, is the second ...
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U.S. District Court, WDNY Abuse Motion to Dismiss — Change of Circumstances In re: Karlstrom 09-12267 B Judge Bucki Background: The trustee moved to dismiss the bankruptcy case for the third time. The trustee had successfully dismissed the case after ...Read More »
Legislation to monitor the prescription and dispensing of certain controlled substances is being proposed by Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman. One of his first program bills, he said the bill will address the growing wave of prescription drug abuse across New York state and in Monroe County.Read More »