WCBS 880 Special Series: Bad Medicine – Part 12 – NYS Health Dept. Gets Retooled For Prescription Drug Abuse
Terry O’Leary, the new head of the New York State Health Department’s Bureau of Narcotics Enforcement, has his work cut out for him, retooling an agency to deal with the overprescribing of prescription painkillers.
In all of New York City, Staten Island has the biggest problem with addiction and death by Oxycontin, WCBS 880’s Irene Cornell reported.
Staten Island District Attorney Dan Donovan is tapping into the technology to prevent women from having to keep looking over their shoulder, if their abuser has a court order to stay away.
Dan Donovan waited for four hours, then was dismissed because enough jurors had been picked for pending cases.
A 21-year-old New York City man accused of shooting another man in 2008 over a basketball game surrendered to police after seeing his mug shot in a local newspaper, officials said.
Prosecutors have charged 29-year-old Gino Colella with 20 counts of selling a controlled substance and 30-year-old Robert Miller with 5 counts of the same crime.
Election returns show the Democratic state senator beating the Republican Staten Island District Attorney in the race to be New York’s next attorney general.
Polls showed Democrat Eric Schneiderman and Republican Dan Donovan were neck and neck in the polls in the race to become New York’s Attorney General.
There are two nail-biting statewide races in New York state, and New York City Mayor Bloomberg is trying to make a difference in one of them.
NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – The campaign continues as Attorney General candidate Eric Schneiderman and U.S. Sen. Chuck Schumer will come to New York City on Sunday morning. The two will be greeting votes on the […]
Democrat Eric Schneiderman and Republican Dan Donovan are scheduled to square off at 10 a.m.
A new poll shows the Democrat running for attorney general in New York leading his Republican opponent as they head into their first debate Friday.
With 90-percent of precincts reporting unofficial results, Schneiderman’s gains in Manhattan, Brooklyn and the Bronx put him ahead by 17,000 votes.
Preliminary results in the statewide Democratic primary for attorney general show Eric Schneiderman leading but the five-way race still too close to call.
New York Attorney General candidates Kathleen Rice, Dan Donovan, Eric DiNallo and Eric Schneiderman have acknowledged experimenting with drugs in their younger years.