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"Don't waste your tears on him," Darryl Johnson of Albany's Center for Law and Justice told the family of a high school student accused of burglary, referring to
A self-described "genius" has failed to convince the judge hearing his divorce case that he alone, through his "unique personal traits," is responsible for accumulating a $450 million fortune in
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The city is renovating the Brooklyn House of Detention on Atlantic Avenue near Brooklyn Heights but has abandoned plans to expand the facility.
(To read about Gov. Cuomo's prison
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Gov, Andrew Cuomo has opted to close the Arthur Kill Correctional Facility on Staten Island
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Like marriage itself, the laws of marriage are in constant flux. But one thing that has not changed is that a child born to a married woman
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New York State reformatory, plumbing shop, circa 1921.
Every year New York City sends of its most troubled teens hundreds of miles away, Far from
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Karen Barrueto created this artwork after visiting someone in a federal detention center for immigrants in south Texas.
Growing up in Mexico City, Ricardo Muniz dreamed about being
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Overturning lower courts, the state's highest bench issued a ruling that will allow Douglas Warney, who was convicted on the basis of what could have been
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Several years ago in a private conversation, a Fire Department paramedic explained the tension between the New York Police Department and EMS when their units respond
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In 2009, it was 16.
In both 2010 and 2011, the magic number grew to 20.
For the past three years, the Bloomberg administration has threatened to throw dozens of