NYC DA's 'Decline To Prosecute' Policy To Close 3,000 Marijuana CasesSome low-level drug offenders are about to get a clean slate. The Manhattan District Attorney has announced he will dismiss thousands of marijuana cases.
LI Man Suing Nassau County Police Over Beating; DA Looking Into IncidentKyle Howell, 20, of Westbury, claims two Nassau County cops viciously beat him during a routine traffic stop, breaking his nose and fracturing his face. Police said he tried to swallow a bag of marijuana.
Bernhard Goetz Arrested After Allegedly Selling Pot To Undercover CopDecades after he became notorious, subway vigilante Bernhard Goetz has made headlines again.
N.J. Prosecutors Sending Drug, Weapons Case Against Mike Goodson To Grand JuryGoodson made a brief appearance in court in Morristown on Wednesday. He and his attorney declined to comment afterward.
Bynes: Drug Charges Are 'Lies,' Cop 'Sexually Harassed Me'Amanda Bynes on Saturday released a statement via Twitter, claiming a police officer sexually harassed her and touched her inappropriately the night before her arrest, and that the charges that she threw a bong out a window were a “lie.”
New York State Assemblyman's Marijuana Charge DismissedThe lawyer for Assemblyman Stephen Katz (R-Westchester/Putnam) says there were difficulties in proving he had marijuana when he was stopped March 12 on the state Thruway near Albany.
Ex-UConn Forward Jamal Coombs-McDaniel Enters State Drug ProgramFormer UConn Huskies forward Jamal Coombs-McDaniel was admitted Wednesday into a state drug education program that could leave him without a criminal record. He'll have to take 10 drug education classes and perform 75 hours of community service.
NY Man Faces Charges In Ambulance CrashThe ambulance was taking a patient to a hospital. Police said two people in the ambulance suffered minor injuries, but they offered no other details.