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Controversy Over Political Yard Sign

Controversy Over Political Yard Sign

07/18/2018  |  Comments Off on Controversy Over Political Yard Sign

Town of Niagara resident Charles Lagreca was asked to get a permit for an "Impeach Trump" sign on his lawn.... more

New York Attorney General Sues Donald J. Trump Foundation

New York Attorney General Sues Donald J. Trump Foundation

06/20/2018  |  Comments Off on New York Attorney General Sues Donald J. Trump Foundation

New York State Attorney General Barbara Underwood is suing the Donald J. Trump Foundation for illegally using fundraising money to... more

Sheldon Silver Retrial

Sheldon Silver Retrial

05/02/2018  |  Comments Off on Sheldon Silver Retrial

An appeals court recently overturned a former State Assembly speaker’s bribery conviction. Sheldon Silver was found guilty in 2015, but... more

Legal Consequences of Swatting Prank

Legal Consequences of Swatting Prank

05/01/2018  |  Comments Off on Legal Consequences of Swatting Prank

“Swatting” is when someone makes a prank call to 911 in order to get law enforcement, particularly a SWAT team,... more

Buffalo Attorney Indicted on Felony Charge

Buffalo Attorney Indicted on Felony Charge

04/03/2018  |  Comments Off on Buffalo Attorney Indicted on Felony Charge

Buffalo attorney Matthew Albert has been indicted on three new charges, including a felony, related to a domestic violence incidence... more

Domestic Violence and Gun Control

Domestic Violence and Gun Control

04/03/2018  |  Comments Off on Domestic Violence and Gun Control

As part of state budget negotiations, the New York State legislature and Governor Cuomo passed changes to gun control that... more

Testimony on Kingsmen Clubhouse

Testimony on Kingsmen Clubhouse

03/06/2018  |  Comments Off on Testimony on Kingsmen Clubhouse

I was quoted in a Buffalo News article regarding the Kingsmen. For the full story, click here.

Maziarz Pleads Guilty to Misdemeanor

Maziarz Pleads Guilty to Misdemeanor

03/06/2018  |  Comments Off on Maziarz Pleads Guilty to Misdemeanor

Former New York State Senator George Maziarz pled guilty to the misdemeanor charge of offering a false instrument for filing.... more

Cheektowaga Town Councilman Arrested

Cheektowaga Town Councilman Arrested

02/27/2018  |  Comments Off on Cheektowaga Town Councilman Arrested

I spoke to WIVB about the charges against Cheektowaga Town Councilman Jim Rogowski. Read the full story here.

Buffalo News Editorial on Speedy Trials

Buffalo News Editorial on Speedy Trials

02/26/2018  |  Comments Off on Buffalo News Editorial on Speedy Trials

On February 24, the Buffalo News published an editorial on what constitutes a "speedy" trial, as laid out in the... more