Mario Benitez

Mario Benitez, a Dominican immigrant who served three years in prison for a 1988 conviction was pardoned by Governor Patterson on 12/6/2010. He was praised for his achievements since his release. Governor Pardons Six Immigrants Facing Deportation Over Old Crimes, Read More →

John O’Hara

John O’Hara reinstated and readmitted to the practice of Law after 12 years, October 2009 NY Post Hynes slapped for wrongful prosecution of O’Hara: Longtime gadfly – prosecuted for voter fraud – has the final laugh over DA, By Will Read More →

Rape Case

Original Article: VIDEO KISS SAVED ME AFTER RAPE By DENISE BUFFA Last Updated: 2:33 PM, September 2, 2009 Posted: 2:33 PM, September 2, 2009 The teenager caught on surveillance video screaming for help after she was attacked in The Read More →

NY POST: Under their Noses, Bx Rape Shame, August 2009 UNDER THEIR NOSES By DENISE BUFFA Last Updated: 1:38 PM, September 2, 2009 Posted: 1:38 PM, September 2, 2009 A 17-year-old girl says she was raped by an ex-con outside her Bronx apartment building while neighbors ignored her frantic Read More →

NY POST: CLUB SUED OVER DANCE DUST-UP, July 2009 CLUB SUED OVER DANCE DUST-UP By DENISE BUFFA Last Updated: 12:02 PM, July 6, 2009 Posted: 1:55 AM, July 6, 2009 He couldn’t take no for an answer, so when a Bronx woman refused to dance with a man Read More →

Claude Williams Woman Run Over by Bus Is Awarded $27.5 Million By LIZ ROBBINS A Manhattan jury on Wednesday awarded $27.5 million to a woman who lost her left leg after a New York City Transit bus ran over her Read More →

John Giuca Mother’s Sting Faces Stiff Legal Obstacles By MANNY FERNANDEZ and KAREEM FAHIM Doreen Giuliano concocted an elaborate undercover sting operation to free her son from prison, changing her appearance and her identity to pursue a flirtatious relationship with a Read More →

D.E.P. Hammered by suit, city abandons blasting CORRECTION APPENDED Hoe rams to replace explosives in plans for reservoir site By N. Clark Judd The city Department of Environmental Protection has decided not to use explosives across from the Bronx High Read More →

Kennedy Point of view: Ted Kennedy, the fighter By Ezra B. Glase I just turned 45 years old and was celebrating my birthday when I received the terrible news about Sen. Edward Kennedy’s illness. Immediately, a rush of memories surfaced Read More →

Matthew Alba PS DEAN BROKE MY ARM: KID By ALEX GINSBERG Last Updated: 4:20 AM, March 24, 2008 Posted: 3:22 AM, March 24, 2008 A Brooklyn school dean broke a student’s wrist and cut his chin after putting him in a Read More →