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Prosecutors Object To Bond For Kennedy Cousin Michael Skakel

Prosecutors objected Wednesday to the release of Kennedy cousin Michael Skakel from prison, while he awaits a new trial in the 1975 slaying of neighbor Martha Moxley.


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Bergen County Man Sentenced To More Than 24 Years In Prison For Child Pornography

Martin Villalobos also was ordered Monday to pay $16,000 in restitution to victims and register as a sex offender. He also will have to serve five years of supervised release once he’s released from prison.


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Prosecutors: Liu Aides Didn’t Count On Getting Caught In Campaign Finance Scheme

Prosecutors said Tuesday that in the midst of a fundraising drive for mayoral candidate John Liu, two of his aides met a man named Richard Kong who portrayed himself as a wealthy donor willing to go along with a scheme to skirt campaign finance rules.


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Judge: Cell Phone Evidence In ‘Cannibal Cop’ Case Is Unclear

A federal judge said Wednesday that key evidence that the government has boasted about against an NYPD officer charged with seeking to kill and eat women might not be so clear after all.


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Family Blames Prosecutors For Reddit Co-Founder’s Suicide

The family of a co-founder of Reddit has blamed prosecutors for allegedly driving him to suicide, weeks before he was to go on trial on federal charges that he stole millions of scholarly articles.


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Dharun Ravi Rejects Plea Deal In Rutgers Spycam Case; February Trial Date Set

Ravi faces 15 charges, including bias intimidation and invasion of privacy, for the September 2010 incident. Those charges could land Ravi in prison for 10 years, if convicted.


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Judge Refuses To Dismiss Charges In Rutgers Suicide Case

Dharun Ravi is accused of remotely activating his webcam to spy on a same-sex encounter between his roommate Tyler Clementi and another man.


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Lawyers For Former Rutgers Student Dharun Ravi Want Hate Crime Charge Dropped

Dharun Ravi is accused of remotely activating his webcam to spy on a same-sex encounter between his roommate Tyler Clementi and another man.


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Judge Sets Retrial Date For Ronell Wilson, Accused Of Killing NYPD Detectives

Judge Nicholas Garaufis told prosecutors in Brooklyn that no more tax dollars should be spent on the case unless he gets a letter from Attorney General Eric Holder saying he still wants to seek death for Ronell Wilson. Otherwise, Wilson would automatically get a life term.


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Not Guilty Plea Entered For Dharun Ravi In Rutgers Suicide Case

Dharun Ravi remained silent during his arraignment in a Middlesex County courtroom on Monday. The 19-year old is accused of remotely activating his webcam in September to spy on a same-sex encounter involving his roommate inside their dorm room.


Molly Wei looks at the prosecutors during her appearance before Superior Court Judge Glenn Berman at the Middlesex County Courthouse in New Brunswick, N.J. on Friday, May 6, 2011. (credit: Frank H. Conlon, Pool/AP)

Molly Wei, Defendant In Rutgers Suicide Case, Admitted Into Intervention Program

The agreement requires Molly Wei to cooperate with prosecutors and complete 300 hours of community service. She’ll also be required to get a job.


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Long Island Highway Patrol Officer Joseph Lynch’s DWI Arrests Under Review

Officer Joseph Lynch was assigned to desk duty in 2005 after the DA’s office said its investigation found he was stopping cars without reasonable cause in order to catch drunken drivers.


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Dozens In NYC Charged In Computer Virus Scam

The scheme relied on individuals who were known as “money mules” in the United States to actually steal money, the FBI said.


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L.I. Shooting Spree Suspect Competent For Trial

Nassau County Judge David Ayres said Wednesday that pretrial hearings in Kim Wolfe’s case could begin as soon as October.


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NY Prosecutors: Mom Of Dead Girl, 4, Beat Her

The mother of a 4-year-old girl found dead in her home beat the girl with a belt and box, prosecutors charged Saturday at the woman’s arraignment in Brooklyn.