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  1. Smartphone makers agree on - kill switch' to deter theftsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Thanh Nein News

    ... also has a responsibility to protect its consumers now and not wait until next year." U.S. Representative Jose Serrano, a New York Democrat who in February introduced a bill in Congress on phone theft, said that while the announcement is "an ...

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  2. Smartphone Makers Agree on - Kill Switch' to Deter TheftsRead the original story

    Tuesday | Bloomberg

    ... also has a responsibility to protect its consumers now and not wait until next year." U.S. Representative Jose Serrano, a New York Democrat who in February introduced a bill in Congress on phone theft, said that while the announcement is "an ...

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  3. Upstate Congressman Joins Push For Kill Switches On SmartphonesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 11 | CBS Local

    ... The Democratic attorney general has been pushing smartphone makers to do more to prevent thefts. U.S. Rep. Jose Serrano (D-N.Y.) proposed the legislation, which Schneiderman said would "essentially mandate what we're seeing the manufacturers to do ...

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  4. Culinary dynasty continues family business with City Island eateryRead the original story

    Friday Mar 28 | New York Daily News

    ... said Jaleene, are recreating that atmosphere on City Island. Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. and Rep. Jose Serrano have been spotted at Don Coqui. Likewise, Bronx rapper Fat Joe, who told the Daily News this week that he couldn't get enough ...

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  5. Court delivers victory to FreshDirectRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 27 | New York Daily News

    ... why the mayor needs to step in and end the tale of two cities scenario that exists here," Johnson said. Rep. Jose Serrano (D-South Bronx) used his vote on the N.Y. Empowerment Zone to stymie a $3.5 million portion of the subsidies. "My office has, ...

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  6. New York Gets Behind 'Kill Switch' BillRead the original story

    Mar 3, 2014 | Wireless Week

    ... would let owners delete data from stolen devices and render them useless to thieves. New York Representative Jose Serrano is set Monday to introduce the "Smart Phone Theft Prevention Act". He will be joined by state Attorney General Eric ...

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  7. NY Dream Act fails in state Senate by two votesRead the original story

    Mar 17, 2014 | The Post-Standard

    ... member facing indictment on corruption charges. "The key to overcoming the obstacles was education," said Sen. Jose Serrano, a Democrat who talked about the "wave after wave of immigrant communities" that make up his New York City district. ...

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  8. New York Gets Behind 'Kill Switch' BillRead the original story

    Mar 3, 2014 | Wireless Week

    ... would let owners delete data from stolen devices and render them useless to thieves. New York Representative Jose Serrano is set Monday to introduce the "Smart Phone Theft Prevention Act". He will be joined by state Attorney General Eric ...

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  9. New York Gets Behind 'Kill Switch' BillRead the original story

    Mar 3, 2014 | Wireless Week

    ... would let owners delete data from stolen devices and render them useless to thieves. New York Representative Jose Serrano is set Monday to introduce the "Smart Phone Theft Prevention Act". He will be joined by state Attorney General Eric ...

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  10. U.S. Congressman Jose E. Serrano to Speak On March 10 at Spring...Read the original story

    Mar 8, 2014 | PRWeb

    Will Recognize Importance of Spring Bank in Promoting Economic Development of Low and Moderate Income Areas of the Bronx; Stress Importance of U.S. CDFI Fund in Encouraging Development We're working hard to keep the Bronx vibrant and encourage prosperity for our neighbors.

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  11. Schneiderman, Serrano and Bratton announce introduction of Smartphone ...Read the original story

    Mar 4, 2014 | Grand Island Pennysaver

    Smartphone Theft Prevention Act, introduced last month in U.S. Senate, would require smartphone makers to install kill switches that let consumers remotely delete data from stolen phones and render devices useless to thieves Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman joined Bronx Congressman Jose E. Serrano and NYPD Commissioner William J. Bratton ... (more)

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  12. New York Gets Behind 'Kill Switch' BillRead the original story

    Mar 3, 2014 | Wireless Week

    ... would let owners delete data from stolen devices and render them useless to thieves. New York Representative Jose Serrano is set Monday to introduce the "Smart Phone Theft Prevention Act". He will be joined by state Attorney General Eric ...

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  13. Schneiderman: Smartphone Theft Prevention Act in U.S. House of RepresentativesRead the original story

    Mar 4, 2014 | Grand Island Pennysaver

    Smartphone Theft Prevention Act, introduced last month in U.S. Senate, would require smartphone makers to install kill switches that let consumers remotely delete data from stolen phones and render devices useless to thieves Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman joined Bronx Congressman Jose E. Serrano and NYPD Commissioner William J. Bratton ... (more)

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  14. Smartphone 'kill switch' legislation introduced in U.S. HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2014 | UPI

    Legislation that would require a "kill switch" on smartphones to deter thefts has been introduced in the U.S. House, Rep. Jose Serrano , D-N.Y., said.

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  15. A.G. Schneiderman, Rep. Serrano & NYPD Commissioner Bratton Announce...Read the original story

    Mar 4, 2014 | Media Newswire

    Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman today joined Bronx Congressman Jose E. Serrano and NYPD Commissioner William J. Bratton in announcing new legislation, introduced by Congressman Serrano in the United States House of Representatives, that would require a kill switch on smartphones to deter thieves and help end the violent epidemic of smartphone ... (more)

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  16. Second Federal 'Kill-switch' Bill Introduced Targeting Smartphone TheftRead the original story

    Mar 4, 2014 | Slashdot

    ... The Smartphone Theft Prevention Act was introduced into the U.S. House of Representatives as H.R. 4065 by Jose Serrano, a New York Democrat, as a companion to a Senate bill that was introduced Feb. 13. The two follow a similar law proposed by ...

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  17. New push for smartphone makers to add kill switches to thwart thievesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2014 | News12.com

    ... who endorses the idea and says he'll be deploying more officers to help cut down on smartphone thefts. Rep. Jose Serrano (D-The Bronx) has already introduced a similar bill in the U.S. House. Serrano says not only are people injured and killed in ...

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  18. New York Joins California in Calling for Smartphone Kill SwitchRead the original story

    Mar 3, 2014 | Cellular News

    The US State of New York is joining California in calling for a remote kill switch to be built into smartphones to help cut down on phone theft.

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  19. De Blasio to lobby Albany for pre-K and after-school supportRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2014 | MyFoxNY

    ... for her smartphone in 2012. Her family members joined New York State Attorney General Eric Schneiderman, Rep. Jose Serrano, and Police Commissioner William Bratton. Many of us think of our smartphones as keeping us safe, but they could be making us ...

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  20. Bratton Says Greed Stops Corps. from Reducing Cell Phone TheftsRead the original story

    Mar 3, 2014 | WNYC-AM New York

    ... don't want to lose it." Bratton made his remarks alongside New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman and Rep. Jose Serrano , who has introduced a bill to require a "kill switch" in new phones, making them useless if stolen. In an emailed ...

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