Robert Gottlieb

People enter the subway at Union Square (credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Federal Appeals Court Upholds Conviction Of Would-Be Subway Bomber

The 2nd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Manhattan rejected Adis Medunjanin’s claims that his 2012 trial was unfair because statements he made to FBI agents and police detectives should have been suppressed.

05/20/2014

Actor Martin Sheen and Maria Velazques the mother of Jon-Adrian Velazquez  attends a press conference outside of Manhattan Criminal Court on December 5, 2011. (credit: Paul Zimmerman/Getty Images)

Man Asks Court To Nix Conviction In 1998 Harlem Murder Case

Attorney Robert Gottlieb filed a motion Thursday for a new trial based on new evidence, saying there’s not enough proof left in the case after some eyewitnesses backtracked.

05/02/2013

Actor Martin Sheen and Maria Velazques the mother of Jon-Adrian Velazquez  attends a press conference outside of Manhattan Criminal Court on December 5, 2011. (credit: Paul Zimmerman/Getty Images)

Manhattan DA Denies Exoneration Bid Backed By Actor Martin Sheen

Prosecutors have turned down an inmate’s bid to be cleared in the 1998 killing of a retired police officer, an exoneration effort championed by actor Martin Sheen.

04/05/2013

Pedro Hernandez/Etan Patz (credit: CBS 2)

NYPD Detectives Search Maple Shade Home Of Suspect In Etan Patz Case

Armed with a search warrant, more than a dozen officers and a NYPD Crime Scene Unit van arrived at the Maple Shade, N.J., home of Pedro Hernandez on Wednesday afternoon.

06/07/2012

An artist's rendering of Adis Medunjanin in court. (credit: CBS 2)

Prosecutors: NYC Subway Terror Suspect Considered Times Square, Grand Central, Other Targets

As a stoic Adis Medunjanin looked on, one of his alleged partners, Zareim Ahmedzay, told jurors on Monday that Medunjanin was a willing participant in the terrorist plot against New York City.

04/16/2012

Prosecutors say Jaynie Mae Baker is an accomplice to the alleged Upper East Side madam Anna Gristina. (credit: CBS 2)

Jaynie Baker, Accused Accomplice To Alleged NYC Madam, Appears In Court

Prosecutors handed over details in their case on Tuesday, as the woman accused of helping run a high-end prostitution ring appeared in court.

03/27/2012

Anna Malova (file / credit: Matthew Peyton/Getty Images)

Russian Beauty Queen Accused Of Hoarding Pills During Treatment Ordered In NYC

Prosecutors say a former Miss Russia has been hoarding pills to try to get high while in court-ordered drug treatment.

03/20/2012

Jaynie Mae Baker pleads not guilty to prostitution charges in court on Tuesday, March 13, 2012 (credit: Juliet Papa/1010 WINS)

Accused Partner Of Alleged Manhattan ‘Madam’ Pleads Not Guilty

The attorney for 30-year-old Jaynie Mae Baker said she is not what she’s been portrayed as. Robert Gottlieb said she’s more interested in the penniless and the powerless.

03/13/2012

Anna Malova (file / credit: Matthew Peyton/Getty Images)

Former Miss Russia Gets One More Chance At Rehab In New York

A former Miss Russia is getting what a judge calls her “last chance” at resolving her New York drug case with treatment.

01/03/2012