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Cops: Business partner lured attorney to his killers

There are 4 comments on the Newsday story from Nov 18, 2008, titled Cops: Business partner lured attorney to his killers. In it, Newsday reports that:

The attorney who was shot dead in a Commack restaurant parking lot was lured there with the promise of new business by his neighbor and business partner, and then was killed in a botched robbery involving two ...

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Bronx, NY

#1 Nov 18, 2008
This lawyer La Pinta, wasn't he the one whose mother was released from prison a year or so ago? He seems to be anxious to represent some God awful looking slugs.

Charlotte, NC

#3 Nov 18, 2008
I really wish they would give a few more details on how they caught these people. Why would they meet in such a public place? There's more to this story. Neighbor is a dirt bag, he knew the attorney had four kids. Hang him all.

Mineola, NY

#4 Nov 18, 2008
First off, I have no respect for ambulance chasing attorneys, and it certainly appears the victim was one. Why would a qualified and ethical attorney have anything to do with the scum that was his business associate? The guy frequents sleazy strip joints, and the victim meets in a parking lot with the promise of business?

Sorry, but if you sleep, do business or hang out with bad people, you are going to get hurt. The victim clearly was naive, possibly a desperate moron to do business with this low-life. Most people with half a brain would never get involved with people like that. Sorry if the truth hurts, but the victim is partially to blame.

Riverhead, NY

#5 Nov 18, 2008
It's a shame he was killed but it was due to HIS own greed.
His Partner (Armand Assante) knew how to push the button. He dangled the carrot of ill gotten gains and the Lawyer jumped for it. Alas, it cost him his life.

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