- In NY, a special prosecutor for police killings, for now Updated: Jun-24-15 1:56 am
NEW YORK - Amid national debate over holding officers criminally accountable for killings by police, New York is giving such cases special consideration by appointing the attorney general to investigate them, for now.
- NY authorities charge Brooklyn landlord in evictions case Updated: Jun-17-15 5:43 pm
NEW YORK - Authorities brought criminal charges Wednesday against a landlord they say drove tenants out of rent-regulated apartments by doing construction and demolition at his building and shutting off the heat.
- Cooper Union president resigning amid probe of its finances Updated: Jun-10-15 10:10 pm
NEW YORK - The president of The Cooper Union college announced his resignation on Wednesday amid infighting and a probe by the state attorney general into the management of its finances.
- Judge: ex-NY lawmaker must pay for harassment allegations Updated: Jun-09-15 5:51 pm
ALBANY, New York - New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman is vowing to "take all appropriate action" to compel a former state lawmaker to pay a $330,000 penalty for allegedly groping and intimidating female staff members.
- Governor's counsel assessing NY state's caseload, management Updated: Jun-04-15 5:14 pm
ALBANY, New York - Gov. Andrew Cuomo's legal counsel is collecting 61 state agencies' data and comments about lawsuits and complaints they get, cases deemed highly sensitive or routine, and whether they handle the cases in-house, by contract lawyers or through the Attorney General's Office.