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'Gentrification' spreads nationwide and lands in new Brooklyn neighhborhoods

All of this may be old hat to Brooklynites, where "gentrification" has been moving with a seeming inevitability since the 1970s, but cities across America — as well as additional Brooklyn neighborhoods —  are now embracing upscale change, as the Associated Press re … Full Article
 

Pro Bono Barrister for April 15

One of the most vital outreach programs performed through the Brooklyn Bar Association is the practice of holding regular forums -- open to the public at no charge -- dealing with critical, timely topics such as the upcoming session entitled "Consumer Debt And Bankruptcy -- The Process, Def … Full Article
 

Law schools expand clinical experience

In the fall of 2012, New York became the first state to require lawyers to perform 50 hours of pro bono work as a condition for getting a license. … Full Article
 

Appellate judges ‘preside over’ Moot Court Competition at Brooklyn Law School

Brooklyn Law School hosted its 28th annual Jerome Prince Memorial Evidence Competition earlier this month.  The competition, which focuses on the students’ skill in appellate advocacy, drew 36 team … Full Article
 

Boerum Hill man convicted of killing 16-year-old witness

Kings County District Attorney Charles J. Hynes Wednesday announced the conviction Wednesday of a second man, Ronell Bonds, for Murder in the First Degree for killing 16-year-old Al-Taya Conyers in Boerum Hill in May 2010.   … Full Article
 

'Stroller march' to support Brooklyn's LICH on Saturday

A Brooklyn mom is spreading the word to Brownstone parents that a "stroller march" is planned for this Saturday to support Long Island College Hospital (LICH), now threatened with closure. … Full Article
 

Brooklyn lawyers address plea-bargain issue

On April 8, members of the Brooklyn legal community came together to discuss the impact of two iconic Supreme Court rulings on the ways criminal plea bargains are conducted. … Full Article
 

Gowanus Arts guest room attracts dancers to Brooklyn

During the dance performances this past Saturday night at Gowanus Arts, I realized that Andy Warhol based his "15 minutes of fame" notion on a viewer's attention span between TV commercial breaks in the 1960s. … Full Article
 

Q&A with Alexandra Bowie, new president of Brooklyn Heights Association

Founded in 1910, the BHA has a distinguished history, particularly as a watchdog protecting the quality of life in New York’s first Landmark Community. … Full Article
 

Brooklyn Heights Association optimistic about bike share program

After years of anticipation, the Citi Bike Share program is finally hitting the streets of Brooklyn.  The Brooklyn Heights Association, which has expressed concerns over the program in the past, is excited for the programs launch in May. … Full Article
 

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