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August 20, 2019 | Washington Post

Two members of far-right Proud Boys convicted in 2018 fight with antifascists Click For More

"Two members of the Proud Boys, a self-identified Western-chauvinist group, were convicted of assault for fighting with members of a leftist group on the streets after an event in New York. A jury found Maxwell Hare, 27, of Harrisburg, Pa., and John Kinsman, 39, of Morristown, N.J., guilty of attempted gang assault, three charges of attempted assault and rioting."

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August 14, 2019 | BLOOMBERG

NYC Construction Company to Pay Record $6 Million in Wage Case Click For More

"The prosecution resulted from an investigation by the Manhattan District Attorney’s Construction Fraud Task Force, triggered by a complaint from Ironworkers Local 361, and was part of a multi-agency drive to step up criminal enforcement of wage laws."

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August 13, 2019 | NEW YORK DAILY NEWS

Queens steel company must return $6 million in stolen wages to welders, iron workers as part of criminal plea deal Click For More

"AGL Industries and its principal, Dominick LoFaso, agreed to plea guilty to felony grand larceny, and the company will pay back the wages over five years, starting with a $1.5 million payment on Aug. 13. The Manhattan D.A.'s office is recommending a conditional discharge, with no jail time, for LoFaso."

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August 2, 2019 | NEW YORK DAILY NEWS

A new weapon against gun violence: Pass the Gun Kingpin bill now Click For More

"Our state already has a major trafficker statute for large-scale drug importers. Now it’s time to take gun violence just as seriously."


Manhattan District Attorney's Office
Manhattan District Attorney's Office3 days ago
Red Flag Laws recognize that we have to *prevent* gun violence, not just prosecute it after the fact when people are already wounded or killed. New York’s “Red Flag Law” becomes effective this weekend, thanks to bill sponsors Senator Brian Kavanagh and Assemblymember Jo Anne Simon and advocates like New Yorkers Against Gun Violence who did not rest until our state enacted this life-saving legislation. #EndGunViolence