• U.S. v. Kirsch

    Publication Date: 2018-09-20
    Practice Area: Criminal Law | White Collar Crime
    Industry:
    Court: U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
    Judge: Circuit Judge Christopher Droney
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: For Appellee: Monica J. Richards, Assistant United States Attorney, for James P. Kennedy, Jr., United States Attorney for the Western District of New York, Buffalo, NY
    for defendant: For Defendant‐Appellant: Brian M. Melber, Personius Melber LLP, Buffalo, NY

    Case Number: 16-3329-cr

    Hobbs Act Conspiracy Conviction Reversed But Racketeering Conspiracy Conviction Stands

  • Khalid v. Sessions

    Publication Date: 2018-09-19
    Practice Area: Criminal Law | Immigration Law
    Industry: Federal Government
    Court: U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
    Judge: Circuit Judge Christopher Droney
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: For Petitioner: Wayne Sachs, Sachs Law Group, LLC, Philadelphia, PA
    for defendant: For Amici Curiae Center for Family Representation, Her Justice, Sanctuary for Families, The Door's Legal Services Center, Columbia Law School Immigrants' Rights Clinic, New York University School of Law, Immigrant Rights Clinic, Kathryn O. Greenberg Immigration Justice Clinic at Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law, Brooklyn Defender Services, Monroe County Public Defender's Office, Neighborhood Defender Service of Harlem, New York County Defender Services, The Bronx Defenders, Legal Aid Society, Center for Constitutional Rights, Inc., Immigrant Defense Project, and Professors Chris Gottlieb, Kim Taylor‐Thompson, Martin Guggenheim, Michael Wishnie, Randy Hertz, and Tony Thompson, in support of Petitioner: Andrew Wachtenheim, Immigrant Defense Project, New York, NY; For Respondent: Chad A. Readler, Acting Assistant Attorney General, Civil Division, Ethan B. Kanter, Deputy Chief, National Security Unit, Office of Immigration Litigation, on the brief, Paul F. Stone, Senior Counsel for National Security, Office of Immigration Litigation, U.S., Department of Justice, Washington, D.C.

    Case Number: 16-3480-ag

    Minor LPR's Pretrial Juvenile Detention Did Not Strip Father of 'Physical Custody'

  • People v. Hernandez

    Publication Date: 2018-09-17
    Practice Area: Criminal Law
    Industry:
    Court: Supreme Court, Kings
    Judge: Justice Joseph Gubbay
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: The People were represented by Victoria Nunez, Esq.
    for defendant: The defendant was represented by Arthur H. Hopkirk, Esq. of the Legal Aid Society, Criminal Appeals Bureau

    Case Number: 8898/2011

    Defendant Required to Register as Sex Offender for Sexually Motivated Felony Conviction

  • People v. Garavito

    Publication Date: 2018-09-17
    Practice Area: Criminal Law
    Industry:
    Court: Criminal Court, New York
    Judge: Judge Heidi Cesare
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: For the People: Kathleen Coulson, of Counsel, Cyrus R. Vance, Jr., District Attorney, New York County
    for defendant: For the Defendant: Omar Saleem, Jr., of Counsel, Neighborhood Defender Service of Harlem

    Case Number: 2017NY012088

    Retroactive Approval of Parties' Consent Adjournment Denied; Speedy Trial Time Exceeded

  • People v. Serrano

    Publication Date: 2018-09-17
    Practice Area: Criminal Law
    Industry:
    Court: City Court, Westchester
    Judge: Judge Adrian Armstrong
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Attorney for Defendant: Westchester County District Attorney, Mount Vernon Branch, Law Office of Michelle L. Walsh, PLLC, Pelham, New York
    for defendant:

    Case Number: 2703/17

    Statements to Police While Not in Custody not Involuntary, 'Miranda' Warnings Not Required

  • People v. Blank

    Publication Date: 2018-09-14
    Practice Area: Criminal Law
    Industry:
    Court: Supreme Court, Bronx
    Judge: Justice April Newbauer
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Petitioner pro se;
    for defendant: Respondent: Ross D. Mazer, Assistant District Attorney, New York County District Attorney's Office

    Case Number: 414-2018

    Defendant Ordered to Provide Saliva Sample for DNA Comparison to 9mm Pistol

  • The People &c., Respondent, v. Alexis Sanchez, Appellant.

    Publication Date: 2018-09-14
    Practice Area: Criminal Law
    Industry:
    Court: Court of Appeals, New York State
    Judge: Unsigned Memorandum
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Submitted by Richard Wojszwilo, for appellant.
    for defendant: Submitted by Andrew J. Zapata, for respondent.

    Case Number: No. 132 SSM 15

    People v. Sanchez

  • The People &c., Respondent, v. Omar Xochimitl, Appellant.

    Publication Date: 2018-09-14
    Practice Area: Criminal Law
    Industry:
    Court: Court of Appeals, New York State
    Judge: Unsigned Memorandum
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Submitted by Dina Zloczower, for appellant.
    for defendant: Submitted by Michael Brenner, for respondent.

    Case Number: No. 129 SSM 17

    People v. Xochimitl

  • U.S. v. Pereira-Gomez

    Publication Date: 2018-09-13
    Practice Area: Criminal Law
    Industry:
    Court: U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
    Judge: Circuit Judge Jose Cabranes
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: For Bridget M. Rohde, Acting United States Attorney for the Eastern District of New York, Brooklyn, NY, Appellee: Susan Corkery, Assistant United States Attorney, on the brief, Raymond A. Tierney, Assistant United States Attorney
    for defendant: For Appellant-Defendant: Barry D. Leiwant, Federal Defenders of New York, Inc., New York, NY;

    Case Number: 17-952-cr

    Second-Degree Attempted Robbery a 'Crime of Violence' Under 2014 Guidelines 'Force Clause'

  • People v. Welte

    Publication Date: 2018-09-11
    Practice Area: Criminal Law
    Industry:
    Court: Town Justice Court, Monroe
    Judge: Town Justice Thomas DiSalvo
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: For The People: Timothy Boucher, Assistant District Attorney, Sandra J. Doorley, District Attorney
    for defendant: For Defendant: Victoria Bahl, Assistant Public Defender, Timothy P. Donaher, Public Defender

    Case Number: 18030140

    Accusatory Instruments Charging Obstruction of Breathing, Child Endangerment Sufficient