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January 15, 2020 | NEW YORK TIMES

Trial of 6-Year-Old’s Killer Exposes Lapses in City’s Child Welfare System Click For More

A Harlem man was convicted of murder in the beating of his girlfriend’s son after a trial that shed light on the city’s failure to intervene.

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January 15, 2020 | NEW YORK DAILY NEWS

Mom’s boyfriend found guilty in beating death of 6-year-old Zymere Perkins Click For More

A Manhattan jury convicted a Harlem man Wednesday of second-degree murder in the beating death of his girlfriend’s 6-year-old son, Zymere Perkins.

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December 20, 2019 | New York Daily News

Runaways were lured into NYC sex trafficking rings: authorities Click For More

“These cases have all of the hallmarks of modern day sex trafficking in New York City,” Vance said. “These indictments allege recruitment of child runaways, physical violence and emotional manipulation, and threats to expose the trafficked women by posting explicit photos on Facebook for their families and friends to see.”

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December 9, 2019 | Gothamist

Manhattan DA’s First Restorative Justice Sentencing Helps Victim’s Family Find Peace Click For More

On December 5th, 2019, Michael Lee, 52, was sentenced to 10 years in prison for a robbery that resulted in the unintended death of Dr. Young Kun Kim, 87, a beloved Lehman College professor. What followed was an unusual scene: the victim's family took the hand of the perpetrator's sister, and they walked across the courtroom together.

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November 18, 2019 | New York Times

An Illegal Gas Line, a Deadly Explosion and Now Guilty Verdicts Click For More

After more than two months of testimony, a jury in State Supreme Court in Manhattan on Friday found Ms. Hrynenko, a general contractor and an unlicensed plumber guilty of manslaughter, criminally negligent homicide and related offenses when they installed an illegal gas line, causing the explosion. They each face up to 15 years in prison on the top charge.

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November 18, 2019 | New York Daily News

East Village building owner, two co-defendants convicted in massive 2015 gas explosion that killed two, leveled two buildings Click For More

A Manhattan jury convicted a neighborhood building owner and a pair of crooked construction colleagues of manslaughter and other charges Friday in the fiery March 2015 gas explosion that killed two men inside a neighborhood sushi joint.


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D.A. Vance: "If you compromise the integrity of New York’s core industries and financial markets, our Office will hold you criminally accountable whether you’re a low-level employee or a high-powered CEO." https://www.manhattanda.org/d-a-vance-announces-guilty-pleas-of-ex-newsweek-and-christina-media-chiefs-in-35-million-fraud-probe/