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Convicted killer gets 18 to life

Monroe County Court Judge John L. DeMarco, on Thursday, sentenced Eric Clay, 45, to 18 years to life in prison for the Nov. 2, 2015 murder of 25-year-old Justin Crowder. On Aug. 23, DeMarco convicted Clay of second-degree murder, attempted second-degree ...

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Defendant faces 25 years to life in prison

A Monroe County Jury, on Wednesday, convicted 21-year-old Jonathan Ortiz of second-degree murder, attempted first-degree robbery, and two counts of second-degree criminal possession of a weapon. On Nov. 24, 2014, Ortiz and his co-defendant, Trevon McKinnon, 22, attempted to force their ...

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Monroe County sex offender faces 12 years in prison

Roger Moon, 33, pleaded guilty in Monroe County Court to first-degree course of sexual conduct against a child. Moon admitted he sexually abused a toddler multiple times,between August 2013 and September 2015, according to the Monroe County District Attorney’s Office. Moon ...

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New trial granted by Appellate Division because of ‘pervasive prosecutorial misconduct’

In a move that one expert called “extraordinary,” an appeals court has granted a new trial in a 2009 Monroe County attempted rape case, citing “pervasive prosecutorial misconduct” during the summation. Appointed defense lawyer James Hinman objected to only one ...

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Bench numbers struggle with denial of Green’s judgeship

Monroe County District Attorney Michael C. Green is not the only one frustrated with the judicial nomination process. His lack of confirmation means the courts will continue struggling to meet a growing caseload with fewer active judges. “This will have ...

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