Starting in October, New York state residents will be able to apply to have up to two misdemeanors and one non-violent felony criminal conviction sealed if they meet certain conditions. The legislation passed along with the latest state budget is ...Read More »
The Fourth Department has upheld the conviction of a man who shot at a Rochester police officer in 2006. George C. Herring, 42, was convicted in December 2007 of attempted aggravated murder, attempted aggravated assault upon a police officer or ...Read More »
A mother convicted of killing her infant daughter in 2001 by setting fire to their residence is trying to get her conviction overturned. Racheal Casey, 38, is represented on appeal by attorney Keir M. Weyble, a professor at Cornell Law ...Read More »
Mark N. Kirsch, 54, president and business manager of Operating Engineers Local 17, based in Hamburg, has been convicted of conspiracy to commit racketeering, conspiracy to commit extortion and attempted extortion. The guilty verdict followed a nine-week trial in Buffalo. ...
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NEW YORK — A former SAC Capital Advisors portfolio manager was convicted Thursday of helping his company earn more than a quarter billion dollars illegally through trades based on secrets about the testing of a potential breakthrough Alzheimer’s drug. The ...Read More »