The jury did not find Jordan guilty of the top count of murder, but instead convicted her of first-degree manslaughter as a result of extreme emotional disturbance.
Nassau County police said 16-year-old Jasmine Copeland, of Freeport, got into an argument with three girls aged 16, 17, and 9 on Saturday night.
CBS2’s Dave Carlin visited Gigi Jordan in jail on Rikers Island where she told him she killed her own child out of “a mother’s love.”
Richard Roman-Santos and Gerrard Herbert, both 32 years old and of Brooklyn, are facing a 26-count indictment.
Kenneth Minor was convicted of murder and sentenced to 20 years to life in prison in 2011, but his conviction was later overturned.
A Westchester mother accused of fatally poisoning her 5-year-old son faced a judge Wednesday.
Prosecutors alleged Mejia-Ramos stabbed his wife Deisy Garcia to death, then hugged and kissed his two young daughters before setting them down on their bed and killing them too.
The man known as the “Harlem Kevorkian” pleaded guilty to manslaughter Monday.
Experts said the case of a mother accused of poisoning her 5-year-old son to death with salt appears be an example of how social media feeds into Munchausen by proxy.
A Westchester County computer programmer was sentenced to 22 years in prison Tuesday for strangling his wife.
Prosecutor Peter Kougasian focused on the death of one patient, Joseph Hague, who saw Dr. Stan Li for less than a year before he died.
Noel Estevez, the 14-year-old Bronx student accused of fatally stabbing a classmate, was indicted Monday on a charge of manslaughter – a lower charge than he initially faced.
A doctor who is accused of manslaughter in the death of two drug-addicted patients testified Monday that he continued to prescribe powerful painkillers even after he had learned that a patient had been hospitalized for an alcohol overdose.
A Bronx man has been charged in the death of his 19-year-old daughter in the Bronx, police said.
A suspect was arrested and charged Sunday in an assault on an East Harlem subway platform that left a man dead.