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Sheldon Silver Sentenced to Seven Years in Prison

The once powerful Lower East Side assemblyman, Sheldon Silver, was sentenced today to seven years in prison after a federal jury this past spring convicted him on public corruption charges. …

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Six Years Later, No Arrest in the Shooting of a Cop on the Lower East Side

It has been six years since a police officer nearly lost his life in a shooting at the Seward Park Extension public housing complex on the Lower East Side. As The Daily News reported yesterday, cops are no closer to finding the shooter. …

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Lower East Side Man Sentenced For Fatal Stabbing of Sister in Eldridge Street Apartment

A 60-year-old man, Chuen Lau, has been sentenced to 19 years to life in prison after pleading guilty to the brutal murder of his sister in their Eldridge Street apartment. …

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Followup: Sheldon Silver’s Second Conviction on Corruption Charges

On Friday afternoon, a Manhattan jury found Sheldon Silver guilty of federal corruption charges. …

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Sheldon Silver Convicted on All Counts in Second Corruption Trial

A Manhattan Jury has spoken. Former Lower East Side Assemblyman Sheldon Silver has been found guilty in his second trial on federal corruption charges. …

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Federal Jury is Deliberating Sheldon Silver’s Fate (Updated)

It’s the first full day of deliberations for the jury in the retrial of former Lower East Side Assemblyman Sheldon Silver. …

Sheldon Silver attended a rally in 2012 to protest the closure of the Cherry Street Pathmark store.

Prosecution in Sheldon Silver Trial Expected to Rest Today (Updated)

Federal prosecutors in Manhattan are expected to rest their case today against Sheldon Silver. The former Lower East Side assemblyman is undergoing a second trial after the first guilty verdict on corruption charges was nullified by an appeals court. …

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Cops Release Photos of Suspect in Stabbing at East Broadway Bodega

Here’s an update on the stabbing that happened Sunday afternoon at the Big Apple Grocery, 219 East Broadway. …

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Employee Stabbed During Argument at East Broadway Bodega

An argument over the price of a salad led to a stabbing at the Big Apple Grocery, 219 East Broadway early this evening. …

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Sheldon Silver Trial Day 3: Cancer Researcher Urged to Stop Sending Referrals

Here’s the latest from the federal corruption trial of former Lower East Side Assemblyman Sheldon Silver. …

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Sheldon Silver Retrial is Underway With Testimony From Cancer Researcher

It’s day two in the retrial of former Lower East Side Assemblyman Sheldon Silver on federal corruption charges. …

Sheldon Silver leaves court May 3, 2016 after sentencing hearing.

Opening Statements Expected Today in Sheldon Silver Retrial

Sheldon Silver leaves court May 3, 2016 after sentencing hearing.

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Suspect Arrested in Beating of Elderly Man on East Broadway

Police have arrested a suspect in the attack of an 84-year-old man on the Lower East Side April 24. …

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Cops Search For Suspect After Assault on 84-Year-Old Man on East Broadway (Updated)

Police are looking for a suspect who attacked an 84-year-old man yesterday (Tuesday) morning on the Lower East Side. …

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Jury Seated in Sheldon Silver Retrial

The jury has been selected for Sheldon Silver’s retrial on federal corruption charges. …