Marty Tankleff

Marty Tankleff (credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Wrongful Conviction Overturned, Long Island’s Marty Tankleff Ponders Congressional Bid

After serving half of his young life behind bars, Long Island’s Marty Tankleff is seriously considering running for congress.

04/21/2015

Marty Tankleff (credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Marty Tankleff, Wrongfully Convicted Man Who Spent 17 Years In Prison, Mulls Run For Congress

A Long Island man who spent 17 years in prison before a court ruled he was innocent in his parents’ murder is exploring possibly running for Congress.

04/20/2015

Marty Tankleff, right, and his lawyer, Bruce Barket (credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Marty Tankleff, Wrongfully Imprisoned, Glad To Reach Settlement

Marty Tankleff, who spent 17 years in prison for killing his parents, says he’s glad he and the state have reached a settlement of nearly $3.4 million to his false-imprisonment lawsuit.

01/08/2014

L.I. Man Settles With State Over Wrongful Conviction For Parents’ Murder

A man who spent 17 years in prison for killing his parents has settled a wrongful conviction lawsuit against the State of New York.

01/07/2014