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Tag Archives: State Supreme Court

Defendant gets 12 years for stabbing

Robert Lee Brooks, 35, was sentenced Friday to 12 years in prison for assaulting Diana Rivera. State Supreme Court Justice Judith Sinclair also sentenced Brooks to four years of post-release supervision. On Dec. 21, Brooks pleaded guilty to first-degree assault. On ...

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Jose Torres gets 25 years to life

The man convicted twice for the murder of Miguel Danny Cruz was sentenced Tuesday to 25 years to life in prison. State Supreme Court Justice Francis Affronti, for the second time, sentenced Jose Torres, 48, to the same sentence for the July ...

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Kidnapper sentenced to lengthy term in prison

State Supreme Court Justice Francis Affronti sentenced Franklin Leonard, 62, to 40 years to life in prison for kidnapping and attempted murder. On Oct. 21, 2015,  Leonard entered Stefanou Realtors in Gates wearing a ski mask and holding a gun. Unable to get ...

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Doran reappointed as administrative judge for Seventh Disitrict

State Supreme Court Justice Craig J. Doran has been reappointed administrative judge for the Seventh Judicial District. The announcement came from the state’s Chief Administrative Judge Lawrence K. Marks, with the approval of Chief Judge Janet DiFiore, in consultation with the ...

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