Judge Overturns Johnny Hincapie's Conviction In Infamous 1990 NYC Tourist MurderA man who maintains he was wrongly convicted in a notorious 1990 tourist killing deserves a new trial, a judge said Tuesday, throwing out a verdict in a case that helped crystallize an era of crime and fear in the nation's biggest city.
Judge Denies Mistrial In Gigi Jordan CaseRon Kuby, one of Gigi Jordan's many lawyers, made a last-minute appearance demanding a mistrial based on the judge's refusal to let the jury see evidence that might have proved Jordan believed her ex-husband was going to have her killed.
Lawyer: Man Was Wrongly Convicted In Notorious 1990 Subway SlayingOne of the seven men convicted in a notorious subway murder has spent 22 years behind bars for a crime he didn't commit, his lawyer says.
L.I. Man Dies Weeks After Release In Sex Abuse CaseThomas Green, 66, of Selden, died of cancer Thursday night at Stony Brook University Medical Center, attorney Ronald Kuby said.
Judge Sets Bail For Dying Man In L.I. Sex Abuse CaseProsecutors dropped their objections to releasing 66-year-old Thomas Green after a doctor confirmed reports that the man is likely dying of cancer.
Nude Model Settles Lawsuit With City Stemming From Body-Painting ArrestThe city has agreed to pay 22-year-old Zoe West $15,000.
Pedro Hernandez Arraigned On Murder Charge In 1979 Etan Patz DisappearanceWearing an orange jumpsuit and seated with his hands behind his back, Pedro Hernandez was arraigned from his bedside at Bellevue Hospital via teleconference. He did not enter a plea.
Alleged Madam's Attorney: If You Let Her Free, She And Her Family Can Live With MeAnna Gristina is facing just a single charge of promoting prostitution, but she's being held on $2 million bail. On Monday, her lawyer offered more than legal advice. He offered his own ritzy home to secure her release.
'Occupy Wall Street' Protesters: Drop The Charges Or We'll Tie Up The CourtsProtesters' attorneys with aides to Manhattan District Attorney Cy Vance will demand the dismissals, and if the DA balks they'll occupy the courts by going to trial on each and every case.
Socialite Gigi Jordan Mounting 'Mercy Killing' Defense In Death Of 8-Year-Old SonA multimillionaire mom, charged with killing her son by giving him a deadly cocktail of pills, is mounting a controversial defense.
Wealthy Woman Accused Of Murdering Autistic Son Cites DSK In Seeking House ArrestGigi Jordan's lawyers asked a judge to free her on the terms set for the former International Monetary Fund leader: $6 million in cash bail and bond, and home confinement under electronic monitoring and armed guard.
Still No Trial For Socialite Gigi Jordan, Accused Of Killing Her Autistic Son15 months after a socialite was accused of murdering her 8-year-old autistic son in Manhattan's Peninsula Hotel, she still has no trial date.