Norman Siegel

Grandmother Facing Eviction From Little Italy Apartment Given More Time By CourtA grandmother who is facing eviction from her Little Italy apartment was in housing court on Thursday.
Brooklyn Residents Suggest Ways To Improve Police-Community Relations At Public MeetingThe public spoke for two hours, asking for economic opportunities, recreational programs for youths and respectful treatment from all officers.
SantaCon Organizers Hire Lawyer Amid Mounting OppositionNew York City's annual bar crawl featuring thousands of red suits and red faces is set for Saturday.
Nurse Quarantined In NJ Over Ebola Concerns Defies Quarantine In MaineKaci Hickox, who stepped outside to meet briefly with reporters Wednesday night, followed through with her promise by leaving her home Thursday.
Nurse Quarantined In NJ Over Ebola Concerns: I'll Go To Court If Maine Quarantines MeA nurse who was confined against her will at a New Jersey hospital after treating Ebola patients in West Africa said Wednesday that she's prepared to go to court if the state of Maine tries to quarantine her.
Nurse Furious Over Being Quarantined In New Jersey Over Ebola ConcernsA nurse who was forcibly quarantined at a hospital isolation unit in New Jersey after testing negative for Ebola has been released.
Protesters Commemorate Anniversary Of Russian Punk Band's SentencingProtesters gathered outside the Russian consulate Saturday to demonstrate against the policies of that country’s government, on the one-year anniversary of the sentencing of three members of the punk rock band Pussy Riot.
Charges Dropped Against Man Involved In Confrontation With Cops At Jewish CenterThe video shows Halevy being pummeled by two officers, with one cop landing more than 20 punches. His partner, a woman, joined in with a baton.
Parents Concerned That School Records Could Be Used To Make MoneySome city parents have expressed concern that their children’s school records could be used to make money.
Lawyer: Grand Jury To Hear Case Of Deadly Police Shooting In Coming MonthsThe family said they want to know why officers entered the apartment even though Mohamed Bah was inside alone. They also said officers should have allowed Mohamed's mother to talk to her son through the door.
Gov. Cuomo Under Pressure To Investigate NYPD Over Muslim SpyingJose Pimentel, Samir Khan and Faisal Shahzad might not be household names, but the NYPD says its undercover work in the Muslim community kept them from blowing up your households.
9/11 Families Meeting With Eric Holder In Washington About Murdoch Phone Hacking Allegations The families are meeting with Attorney General Eric Holder about the FBI inquiry into the allegations that Rupert Murdoch’s media empire may have tried to hack into the phones of 9/11 victims.