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Wednesday | The Village Voice

Judge Keeps Subway Inn's Doors Open For Now

Beloved dive bar Subway Inn has been issued a weeklong reprieve from its impending eviction.

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Related Topix: North Yorkshire County, England, World News, East Riding of Yorkshire County, England, United Kingdom

Tue Aug 19, 2014

WIBX-AM Whitesboro

Oneida, Madison Counties Receive Grants To Fight Tax, Pulic Benefits Fraud

Twelve New York County District Attorney's offices are set to receive grant funding to expand the state's Crimes Against Revenue Program, to strengthen investigations and prosecutions of state tax evasion and welfare fraud cases.

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Related Topix: Madison County, NY, Oneida County, NY

Mon Aug 18, 2014

Albany Times Union

Former top prosecutors back

The formal backing, which includes the support of former U.S. attorney for the Northern District Daniel French and former state attorney general Robert Abrams, came Thursday.

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Related Topix: Chautauqua County, NY

Fri Aug 15, 2014

JD Supra

New York Grand Jury Indicts 12 Online Payday Lenders and 3 Individuals

In a shot across the bow of online payday lenders who allegedly disregard state law where their borrowers reside, a New York County grand jury recently voted a criminal usury and conspiracy indictment against 12 companies allegedly involved in such lending and their owner, chief operating officer, and general counsel.

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Related Topix: Criminal Defense Law, Law

Courthouse News Service

Billionaire Wants to Know Who Defamed Him

Supermarket billionaire John Catsimatidis, who ran for New York City mayor in the 2013 Republican primary, claims in court that a group called Grocery Employees United defamed him in Internet videos accusing him of wiretapping and labor violations.

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Wed Aug 13, 2014

Burbed.com

Tears of joy: San Francisco versus Manhattan versus Brooklyn and more

When it comes to least affordable counties to buy a house, four of NYC's five boroughs take up almost a third of the list, with Manhattan , Brooklyn , the Bronx , and Queens , each "earning" a spot.

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Related Topix: Brooklyn, NY, New York, NY, Home Buying, Home, Queens, NY, Bronx County, NY

Tue Aug 12, 2014

Pensions & Investments

New York county looking for administrator, investment options for new 457 plan

Tompkins County, Ithaca, N.Y., is searching for firms to provide administration, trust services and investment options for a new 457 deferred compensation plan.

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Related Topix: Ithaca, NY

Thu Aug 07, 2014

Law.com

This Week by the Numbers: Courthouse Fleas and Jeweler v. Restaurant

A New York county courthouse had more problems than just criminal matters to deal with this week, when workers discovered a huge flea infestation .

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Tue Aug 05, 2014

WHEC-TV Rochester

Flea infestation shuts Orleans County Courthouse

A western New York county courthouse is closed for a second consecution day because of an infestation of fleas.

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Related Topix: Orleans County, NY

Mon Aug 04, 2014

Courthouse News Service

EMTs at U.S. Baghdad Embassy Saya Drunk CNN Reporter Bit Them

Two medical workers at the U.S. Embassy in Baghdad claim in court that a CNN correspondent with "a history of becoming intoxicated and then abusive" bit them on Embassy grounds in Baghdad.

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Cybercast News Service

US officials return ancient coins to Greeks

Some ancient coins were returned to the government of Greece on Monday after the New York prosecution of a prominent collector from Rhode Island.

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Related Topix: Astoria, NY, Brown University

KNUS-AM Aurora

US officials return ancient coins to Greeks

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Related Topix: Astoria, NY, Brown University

The Fresno Bee

US officials return ancient coins to Greeks

Greek Ambassador to the U.S. Christos Panagopoulos, center, and Manhattan District Attorney Cyrus Vance Jr., right, accompanied by ICE Homeland Security Investigations Deputy Agent in Charge Glenn Sorge, sign documents during a repatriation ceremony of ancient Greek coins, in New York, Monday, Aug. 4, 2014.

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Related Topix: Astoria, NY, Brown University

Courthouse News Service

Nude Human Canvas Sues New York City

In what may be an emerging summertime tradition, a model claims in court that the NYPD falsely arrested her for stripping down in Times Square so an artist could paint her body.

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Related Topix: Arts, Painting

Fri Aug 01, 2014

Real Estate Investing for Real

The Most (and Least) Affordable Counties for Millenials to Buy and Rent

How much of your income do you spend on housing? For millenials in San Francisco or New York County, it looks like spending more than three quarters of your take home pay on home payments might be par for the course.

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Related Topix: Bronx County, NY

Thu Jul 31, 2014

The Post-Journal, Jamestown New York

Untangling The Drug Web

The 159-count indictment leveled against 47 members of a drug distribution network Wednesday describes in chilling detail the covert - and illegal - business set up to get Chautauqua County addicted to narcotics.

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Related Topix: Drugs, Chautauqua County, NY, Erie County, NY, Jamestown, NY

Courthouse News Service

Pop Artist's Foundation Sues Hotel Chelsea

Late pop artist Larry Rivers' foundation claims in court that the new owners of New York's storied Hotel Chelsea swiped his "Dutch Masters" painting that was on loan in the lobby - not a donation.

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Related Topix: Larry, Jazz, Painting, Arts, Leonard Cohen, Folk

Wed Jul 30, 2014

jdsupra.com

Court Grants in Part and Denies in Part Nomura's Motion to Dismiss Trustee Repurchase Action

On July 18, Justice Marcy Friedman of the New York County Supreme Court, Commercial Division, granted in part and denied in part Nomura Credit & Capital Inc.'s motion to dismiss claims brought by HSBC, as Trustee for the NAAC 2006-AF2 RMBS Trust, seeking damages, specific performance and indemnification for alleged breach of contract.

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New York Attorney Malpractice Blog

An Intramural Fight in the Personal Injury Big Leagues

Jacoby & Meyers and Finkelstein & Partners are players in the personal injury big leagues.

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Fri Jul 25, 2014

Playbill

Following Cabaret Outburst, Disorderly Conduct and Harassment Case Against Shia LaBeouf Postponed

The disorderly conduct and harassment case against actor Shia LaBeouf , who was Cabaret -in-handcuffs" target="_blank">escorted out of a performance of Broadway's Cabaret in handcuffs , has been adjourned until Sept.

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Related Topix: Criminal Defense Law, Law

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