Paul Bergrin, a New Jersey defense attorney who once had a roster of celebrity clients, was sentenced to life in prison without parole Monday after being convicted on nearly two dozen counts.
Prosecutors have decided not to seek the death penalty in the case of a Florida woman accused of arranging the killings of her husband and mother-in-law.
There was mob history in Brooklyn federal court on Tuesday. For the first time, the boss of one of New York’s five families testified for the government.
Two New Jersey men are headed to prison for their roles in a family led check-cashing scam that targeted banks in several states.
A former New York carpenters union leader will spend 11 years behind bars for racketeering and labor corruption.