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May 19, 2012
April 22, 2019
Prisoners’ Constitutional Rights to be Free from Sexual Abuse Protected by Second Circuit
The Second Circuits Ruling in Crawford v. Cuomo Today Clarifies that Any Sexual Abuse of...
Estate of Man Exonerated in 1992 Murders Sues New York City and Police
Along with Neufeld Scheck & Brustin, we recently filed a lawsuit representing Sharrif Wilson's estate...
Lesser Included Offenses
In many cases when you are charged with a crime, you may notice that there...
The Daily News Reports on our NYC Breathalyzer Findings
The Daily News recently reported on our work uncovering and analyzing the NYPD's Intoxilyzer records. In...
New York City Intoxilyzer Breath Testing Records Now Available Online!
All NYPD Intoxilyzer records are now available to the public. Following our lengthy legal battle,...
Breathalyzer Records Granted in Bronx DWI Case
Today we received a Decision and Order from the Bronx County Criminal Court granting our...
The Passing of our Friend and Client, Sharrif Wilson
On January 10, 2015, Sharrif Wilson died at Mt. Sinai hospital in Manhattan. Sharrif's passing...
Appellate Court Rules Breathalyzer Materials Must be Disclosed
Earlier today the New York State First Appellate Division affirmed the lower court and ordered...
Discovery decision uncovers prosecutorial wrongdoing
After nearly a year of stalling, the New York County District Attorney’s Office has finally...
21 Years Behind Bars—Wrongfully: The Freeing of Sharrif Wilson
Procedural Posture: I represent Sharrif Wilson. His co-defendant, Antonio "Tony" Yarbough, is represented by Zachary...
Should I Take a Breath Test?
More than any other question in DWI, clients, friends, and colleagues always ask: “If I...
When Can Police Conduct a Search Without a Warrant?
In a previous post, we discussed search warrants in detail. A search warrant is a...
Defenses to Criminal Charges
If you are facing criminal charges, you may be wondering what defenses are available to...
What is a Search Warrant?
This post will discuss what a search warrant is and the steps law enforcement officers...
Can Police Tap My Cell Phone?
Some of the most popular crime movies and television shows feature “tapped” phones and law...