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REPORT: Ex-Brooklyn DA May Have Misused Public Funds

Reuters | Posted 08.02.2014 | Politics

NEW YORK, June 2 (Reuters) - An investigation into former six-term Brooklyn District Attorney Charles Hynes found his office spent more than $200,00...

Brooklyn One Step Closer To Decriminalizing Marijuana

The Huffington Post | Jane Janeczko | Posted 10.25.2013 | New York

Ken Thompson, the Democratic nominee for Brooklyn district attorney, plans to weed out low-level marijuana arrests. This will be a huge change for the...

'Brooklyn DA' Documentary Drama Is Behind Camera

AP | COLLEEN LONG | Posted 08.15.2013 | New York

NEW YORK — On the CBS documentary series "Brooklyn DA," the story line is simple: Can prosecutors put the bad guys away? Behind the scenes, the...

DA's Office Knew About Woman's Rape Recantation, Jailed Men Anyway

Posted 04.18.2012 | New York

The Brooklyn DA's office sat on a rape recantation for nearly a year while two men accused of the crime sat behind bars, documents reveal. Last Jun...

Brooklyn DA Finds No Crime In Infamous ACORN Hooker Advice Video

Huffington Post/AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

NEW YORK (Associated Press) - ACORN employees caught on video apparently advising a couple posing as a prostitute and her boyfriend to lie about her p...

Prosecutors Launch Investigation Of Paterson Over Gaming Contract

WPIX | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

NEW YORK (WPIX) - PIX News has learned that federal prosecutors are investigating Governor David Paterson's awarding of a lucrative contract to a poli...

Attorneys From City's Biggest Frims Head To Brooklyn DA

Brooklyn Eagle | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

JAY STREET - Attorneys from some of the city's biggest firms were welcomed by Brooklyn District Attorney Charles Hynes at a small breakfast reception ...

Charles Hynes, Brooklyn DA, To Lead ACORN Investigation

Newsday | James T. Madore | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

State officials are letting Brooklyn District Attorney Charles Hynes take the lead on investigating ACORN, though state money going to the group has b...