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New York County Newswire

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  1. Jay-Z's Roc Nation Sued for Poaching BoxerRead the original story

    Friday Jul 31 | Courthouse News Service

    Rapper Jay-Z's sports and entertainment company tried to poach a champion boxer from his promoters and offered him $550,000 to skip a televised fight, the promoters claim in state court. Star Boxing Inc. and Banner Promotions Inc. sued Roc Nation Sports and other companies owned by music and business mogul Shawn Carter, otherwise known as Jay-Z on Wednesday in New York County Supreme Court.

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  2. US judge narrows Bacon-Nyg rd defamation case tied to Bahamas fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | AlertNet

    ... duct is exposed in court, we will prevail." The case is Bacon v NygA rd et al, New York State Supreme Court, New York County, No. 150400/2015. (Reporting by Joseph Ax; Editing by David Gregorio)

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  3. US judge narrows Bacon-Nygard defamation case tied to Bahamas fireRead the original story

    Friday Jul 31 | Reuters

    ... nduct is exposed in court, we will prevail." The case is Bacon v Nygard et al, New York State Supreme Court, New York County, No. 150400/2015. (Reporting by Joseph Ax; Editing by David Gregorio )

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  4. Clinton County to get medical marijuana dispensaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | WPTZ-TV Plattsburgh

    The New York State Department of Health announced its selection of five organizations that will be issued registrations to grow and dispense medical marijuana. Columbia Care NY will service Clinton County.

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  5. Andrade's Promoters Sue Roc Nation Sports For $10 MillionRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 30 | Boxing Scene

    ... and top pound-for-pound Olympic gold medal winner Andre Ward. The lawsuit, filed in the Supreme Court of New York County, alleges that RNS interfered with the promotional agreement of Andrade. Star Boxing and Banner Promotions are seeking ...

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  6. Judge declines to give legal personhood to Stony Brook University research chimpanzeesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | Newsday

    ... to two male chimpanzees that have been used for research at Stony Brook University since November 2010. New York County Supreme Court Justice Barbara Jaffe issued a decision Wednesday on the Nonhuman Rights Project's habeas corpus case on behalf of ...

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  7. New York judge says chimps may get legal rights, but not for nowRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | The Raw Story

    ... courts over the last year. The case is the Nonhuman Rights Project v. Stanley, New York State Supreme Court, New York County, No. 152736-2015. Reuters.com brings you the latest news from around the world, covering breaking news in business, ...

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  8. West Nile virus found in central NY mosquito pool sampleRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | WHEC-TV Rochester

    West Nile virus has been found in a central New York county. The virus was found a week ago in a mosquito pool sample in the Madison County Town of Sullivan, which borders northeast Onondaga County and Oneida Lake, just east of Cicero Swamp.

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  9. De Blasio vs. CuomoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | MyFoxNY

    ... 11 p.m. and midnight at a day care where the owner also lives. West Nile virus has been found in a central New York county. The virus was found a week ago in a mosquito pool sample in the Madison County Town of Sullivan, which borders northeast ...

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  10. New York county approves bans on drones Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | Times Herald-Record

    A Long Island county has voted to restrict camera-bearing drone use by requiring permits to fly them over certain areas and barring flights above beaches in the summer.

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  11. 25 Arrested in Upstate NY Drug Bust: SourcesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 28 | NBC New York

    Authorities busted a drug ring allegedly operating in one upstate New York county Tuesday, arresting 25 suspects on federal narcotics and gun charges, law enforcement sources tell NBC 4 New York. State and federal authorities cuffed suspects during a raid in Sullivan County early Tuesday after 34 suspects were named in a federal indictment handed up this week, the sources said.

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  12. Robert S. Kelner and Gail S. KelnerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 27 | Law.com

    ... ctive or unsafe roadways. Robert S. Kelner is the senior partner at Kelner & Kelner. He is cochairman of the New York County Lawyers Civil Trial Practice Course. Gail S. Kelner is an attorney with the firm.

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  13. Steven Cash and Robert AppletonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 24 | Law.com

    Steven Cash and Robert Appleton write: When a long-time client presents a matter in which he or she is the victim of, or witness to, a crime, such as if an employee has stolen money, a forgery is discovered, or computers or data have been hacked or taken, the question of whether or not to take the matter to law enforcement can pose a dilemma. Steven Cash is counsel at Day Pitney and a former New York County assistant district attorney.

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  14. Serial killer could be operating near Niagara Falls, authorities sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 24 | Fox News

    A serial killer could be responsible for the murders of two women killed three years apart and whose bodies were found dismembered in the same upstate New York county near Niagara Falls, authorities said this week. In a press conference Tuesday, Niagara Falls police called the gruesome murders of 46-year-old Terri Lynn Bills and 30-year-old Loretta Jo Gates "shocking to the conscience," and said the two women -- who knew each other -- may have been murdered by the same individual, according to local media reports.

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  15. Be Careful whom you friend on Facebook. When things go south, your...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 22 | JD Supra

    ... message may have a summons and complaint attached. In a situation that is likely to become more common, a New York County Supreme Court Judge, Matthew Cooper, ruled that a wife could serve her husband via Facebook without any additional service in a ...

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  16. NYPD officer pleads guilty in insurance fraud schemeRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 22 | Empire State News

    ... in an attempt to conceal his crimes. In October 2014, Urena was arrested on an 11-count indictment in New York County. In November 2014, the Attorney General re-arrested Urena on a second indictment in Westchester County Court. According to the ...

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  17. New York judge rules against Facebook in search warrant caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 21 | CIO

    ... and private messages, relating to 381 user accounts. The data was sought as part of an investigation by the New York County District Attorney's office into a disability fraud case. Other companies including Google and Microsoft filed briefs ...

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  18. Former Yonkers Resident, NYPD Officer Charged With Insurance FraudRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 21 | The Yonkers Daily Voice

    ... to 1 to 3 years in prison Oct. 22. In addition to Tuesday's plea, Urena is expected to plead guilty in New York County Supreme Court Aug. 4 to felony charges of scheme to defraud in the first degree and insurance fraud in the third degree in ...

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  19. ArtRx NYCRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 21 | Hyperallergic

    ... Graham, art historian Lauren van Haaften-Schick, and Justice Barbara Jaffe of the New York Supreme Court, New York County. -Tiernan Morgan This three-day conference addresses curating and artistic practices in response to the prevalence of big data ...

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  20. NYPD Officer Pleads Guilty To Falsifying Records; Filed Series of...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 20 | NewsLI.com

    ... in an attempt to conceal his crimes. In October 2014, Urena was arrested on an 11-count indictment in New York County. In November 2014, the Attorney General re-arrested Urena on a second indictment in Westchester County Court. According to the ...

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