manslaughter trial

Overlooking the Old Deutsche Bank Site (Photo: Peter Haskell/WCBS 880)

Closing Arguments Continue In Deutsche Bank Manslaughter Trial

While regulators fell short, three construction company supervisors are the ones to blame for two firefighters’ deaths in a condemned ground zero tower, prosecutors told jurors Wednesday.

06/15/2011

Smoke rises from the Deutsche Bank Building bordering Ground Zero (credit: AP Photo/Verena Dobnik)

Defense: Fatal Deutsche Bank Fire A ‘Bad Circumstance’

No one imagined the way careless smoking spiraled into a deadly inferno in a toxic ground zero bank tower, so three construction-company supervisors shouldn’t be blamed for it, defense lawyers said Tuesday.

06/14/2011

Smoke rises from the Deutsche Bank Building bordering Ground Zero (credit: AP Photo/Verena Dobnik)

Testimony Ends In Deutsche Bank Building Fire Trial

Testimony has wrapped up in the manslaughter trial stemming from a blaze that killed two firefighters in a condemned Ground Zero skyscraper damaged in the Sept. 11 attacks. Closing arguments are expected to start June 14.

06/07/2011

Smoke rises from the Deutsche Bank Building bordering Ground Zero (credit: AP Photo/Verena Dobnik)

Ground Zero Toxic Tower Fire Trial ‘Nearing End’

Prosecutors have rested their manslaughter case against three construction-company supervisors charged in a blaze that killed two firefighters at a toxic, condemned ground zero bank tower.

06/01/2011