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March 31, 2023

D.A. Bragg Announces Sentencing of Jarrod Powell For Hate Crime Killing of Yao Pan Ma Click For More

“Mr. Ma’s death was the result of a despicable racially motivated attack. His family endured an agonizing eight months in the hospital while the devoted husband and father of two remained in a vegetative state, before succumbing to his injuries on December 31, 2021,” said District Attorney Bragg.  “New York is one of the most diverse cities in the world, and no one should have to fear that they may be in danger because of their background. We will continue to work with our law enforcement partners to ensure that New Yorkers of all origins feel safe.”

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March 29, 2023

D.A. Bragg, DOI Commissioner Strauber, NYS Inspector General Lang Announce Guilty Plea of Unlicensed Labor Broker Click For More

Salvador Almonte Jr. Evaded Insurance Premiums for Workers on Dangerous High-Rise Construction Jobs Manhattan District Attorney Alvin L. Bragg, Jr., New York City Department of Investigation Commissioner Jocelyn E. Strauber and New York State Inspector General Lucy Lang today announced the guilty plea of unlicensed labor broker SALVADOR ALMONTE, JR., 42, for an extensive insurance

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March 27, 2023 | CBS Sunday Morning

Art repatriation: Fighting traffickers in an illicit global trade Click For More

Matthew Bogdanos is an assistant district attorney, homicide prosecutor, and retired Marine colonel, with a master's degree in the classics. It makes him a powerful foe against those trafficking, trading or buying stolen antiquities.

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March 24, 2023 | Pitchfork

Taxstone Convicted of Manslaughter for 2016 Shooting at T.I.’s Irving Plaza Concert Click For More

Taxstone, the hip-hop podcast host who shot and killed a man and injured others at T.I.’s 2016 concert in New York City’s Irving Plaza back, was convicted of manslaughter at a jury trial today. A New York State Supreme Court jury found Taxstone, whose real name is Daryl Campbell, guilty of manslaughter in the first degree, two counts of assault in the first degree, one count of assault in the second degree, and two counts of criminal possession of a weapon in the second degree.

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March 24, 2023 | CBS News

Daryl Campbell, known as Taxstone, convicted in deadly shooting at Irving Plaza music venue Click For More

Hip Hop personality Daryl Campbell has been convicted in the deadly shooting of a body guard inside a music venue in Manhattan. Campbell, a former rapper known as Taxstone, was found guilty of first-degree manslaughter and weapons violations in the 2016 killing of 33-year-old Ronald McPhatter.

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