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New Hope For Sheldon Silver Appeal After Today’s Supreme Court Ruling

Some potential good news for former Lower East Side assemblyman Sheldon Silver. A ruling from the U.S. Supreme Court could lead to a successful appeal of his conviction last year on federal corruption charges. …

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Woman Robbed, Threatened by Man Posing as Uber Driver on the Lower East Side

Police are looking for a man who posed as an Uber driver and threatened to hurt a passenger picked up on the Lower East …

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Police Investigate Armed Robbery at Smith Houses (UPDATED)

Police are looking for four armed robbery suspects involved in a May 5 incident at the Alfred E. Smith Houses. …

Sheldon Silver leaves court May 3 after sentencing.

Silver Sentence Delayed Two Months in Anticipation of Supreme Court Ruling

Silver is waiting on a ruling from the U.S. Supreme Court, which could have bearing on his appeal. …

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Rape Victim Sues NYCHA After Attack at Baruch Houses

Police arrested 20-year-old Robert Bowie and charged him with the attack, as well as two other attempted rapes on the Lower East Side on the same day. …

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Cops Arrest a Suspect in Stanton Street Attempted Rape

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Police have made an arrest in connection with an attempted rape that occurred last month in an apartment building near Pitt and …

Steve Croman after his surrender today. Photo: New York Daily News.

Landlord Steve Croman Surrenders on Criminal Charges (Updated)

Landlord Steve Croman, who owns many Lower East Side buildings, was taken into custody this morning on criminal charges. …

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Two Men Stabbed at Eldridge Street Karaoke Lounge

Two people were stabbed during a dispute inside the Hi Speed Internet Cafe & Karaoke Lounge at 39 Eldridge St. last night.

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Delancey Street, between Clinton Street and Attorney streets.

Fight Leads to Stabbing Outside The Delancey Bar Last Night

Delancey Street, between Clinton Street and Attorney streets.

One person was taken to the hospital with stab wounds last night after a fight erupted …

Sheldon Silver leaves court May 3 after sentencing.

Sheldon Silver Sentenced to 12 Years in Prison

Former Lower East Assemblyman Sheldon Silver was sentenced this afternoon to 12 years in prison for federal corruption crimes. …

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Robbers Strike Five Lower East Side Restaurants

Police are trying to find two suspects wanted in connection with the robberies of four restaurants on the Lower East Side last Tuesday and Wednesday. …

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Sheldon Silver Faces Sentencing Tomorrow

Tomorrow afternoon, Sheldon Silver will find out how long he’ll serve in prison after a jury convicted him this past November on federal corruption charges. …

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(Video) Suspect Wanted in Lower East Side Sexual Assault

Police have released better security camera footage showing a suspect accused of sexually assaulting a woman in a residential building elevator near Stanton and Pitt streets. …

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Saturday at Grand Street Settlement, You Can Take Care of Old Warrants

Coming up this Saturday on the Lower East Side, there’s a chance for people with outstanding warrants to take care of the legal cloud hanging over their heads. …

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Police Search For Suspect in Attempted Rape Near Pitt & Stanton Streets

Police are looking for a suspect who tried to sexually assault a woman Saturday afternoon near Pitt and Stanton streets. …