Queens Court Drops Convictions Of 3 Men Wrongfully Imprisoned For 1996 Murder Of Off-Duty NYPD OfficerCheers erupted as George Bell, Gary Johnson and Rohan Bolt walked out of court with their names cleared after spending more than two decades in prison for murders they didn't commit.
Queens Judge Vacates Convictions For 3 Men Who Served 24 Years In Prison For 2 MurdersGeorge Bell, Rohan Bolt and Gary Johnson were convicted in the December 1996 murders of Ira Epstein and NYPD Officer Charles Davis during a robbery in Queens.
Queens District Attorney Melinda Katz Celebrates InaugurationShe won last year's Democratic primary by a narrow margin over Tiffany Caban.
Point Of View: Incoming Queens DA Melinda Katz On Criminal Justice ReformKatz will have to hit the ground running, enforcing brand new criminal justice reforms set by the state, as even more proposals go before the Legislature in January.
Election Day 2019: New York Voters Cast Their Ballots In Closely Watched RacesNew York City residents will cast their votes in two closely watched races and five ballot questions.
Queens District Attorney: Political Newcomer Tiffany Caban Concedes Primary Race, Ends 6-Week Election FightCabán told supporters on Tuesday night that her campaign was conceding the Democratic primary to Queens Borough President Melinda Katz after a judicial review of disputed ballots
Queens DA Race: Judge To Review Dozens Of Disputed BallotsQueens Borough President Melinda Katz currently leads public defender Tiffany Caban by 60 votes.
Queens DA Race: Judge Lets Tiffany Caban Continue Challenge On Melinda Katz's Primary WinCaban argues that the board excluded hundreds of ballots that could swing the election in her favor.
Queens DA Race: Melinda Katz Certified As Winner, Tiffany Caban Taking Fight To CourtOnly 60 votes separate Queens Borough President Melinda Katz from her challenger, public defender Tiffany Caban.
Melinda Katz Certified As Winner Of Queens District Attorney Democratic Primary RaceKatz's margin of victory was razor thin - just 60 votes. With all votes counted, the Board of Elections certified her winning with 34,920 votes over Tiffany Caban's 34,860.
Queens District Attorney: Melinda Katz Looking Ahead, Saying She's The Democratic Primary WinnerQueens Borough President Melinda Katz is talking about when she takes office, not if.
Queens District Attorney: Katz Declares Victory After Recount, AOC-Backed Candidate Taking Fight To CourtTiffany Cabán said her campaign is now taking the election results to court, arguing too many write-in ballots were invalidated by the city's Board of Elections.
Queens District Attorney: 16 Votes Still Separate Katz, Caban In Democratic PrimaryBoth campaigns in the Queens District Attorney Democratic Primary race are calling for every eligible vote to be counted.
Queens District Attorney: Katz Leads Caban By 16 Points; Lawyers Hash Out Rules Of RecountPublic defender Tiffany Caban declared victory on Election Night, but a tally of paper ballots reversed the results, putting Queens Borough President Melinda Katz in the lead.
Queens District Attorney: Tiffany Caban Not Conceding After Losing Lead To Melinda KatzThe result of a final recount is expected in the coming weeks.