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PRO BONO BARRISTER: Sen. Schumer makes history, visits Bay Ridge, makes more history

Sen. Chuck Schumer starred at President Barack Obama's Inaugural where he deftly performed as master of ceremonies and a few days later stopped off at the Bay Ridge Manor for the Bay Ridge Community Council's Presidents Luncheon. … Full Article

After LICH closure vote, hundreds pack Brooklyn Borough Hall for hearing, vow to fight on

After SUNY voted to close Long Island College Hospital (LICH), an overflow crowd packed Brooklyn Borough Hall's courtroom for a hearing on the borough's health care crisis.  … Full Article

Williams: Lock the doors and throw away the keys — LICH is a dead man walking

Long Island College Hospital won't close right away, but it might as well. It's a dead man walking. … Full Article

SUNY board votes unanimously to close LICH; Williams says it's nobody's fault; local pol was 'snookered'

The SUNY board of trustees voted unanimously Friday morning to close Long Island College Hospital. … Full Article

SAVING LICH: Doctors raising money to fight hospital closing

Doctors from embattled Long Island College Hospital are raising funds to head off the proposed closure of the Cobble Hill medical center.  … Full Article

SUNY HEARING: Did real estate riches doom LICH? Was there 'criminal action'?

Councilman Brad Lander clashed Thursday with SUNY Chairman Carl McCall, questioning whether SUNY's acquisition of Long Island College Hospital was a transaction driven by real estate rather than medical considerations. … Full Article

Terrorist pleads guilty in plot to blow up the Federal Reserve

A Bangladeshi man pleaded guilty Thursday in Brooklyn Federal Court to trying to blow up the Federal Reserve Bank in lower Manhattan last October with what he thought was a 1,000-pound bomb.
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Chief judge’s plan for court system finds support in Brooklyn

Earlier this week, Jonathan Lippman, chief judge for the State of New York, gave his annual State of Judiciary Address in Albany. … Full Article


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