NEW YORK (AP) — Sports radio personality Craig Carton was sentenced to 3½ years in prison Friday by a longtime fan and listener — the judge — for a ticket reselling scam that ended his broadcast...
NEW YORK (AP) — A man who said he was blinded by sports radio personality Craig Carton's fame was sentenced Thursday to nearly two years in prison for his role in a ticket scam.
Government shutdown leads to suspension of civil court cases
NEW YORK (AP) — The partial government shutdown prompted the chief judge of Manhattan federal courts Thursday to suspend work on civil cases involving U.S. government lawyers, giving President Donald Trump a reprieve from the progress of some litigation he faces.
The Latest: Shutdown affects court cases that involve Trump
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the partial government shutdown (all times local):
The partial government shutdown has prompted the chief judge of Manhattan federal courts to suspend work on civil cases involving U.S. government lawyers. The order suspends action in several civil lawsuits in which President Donald Trump is a defendant.
NEW YORK (AP) — Federal judges in New York have taken the unusual step of voting to keep U.S. Attorney Geoffrey Berman in his job as the chief prosecutor in Manhattan in the absence of a nomination by President Donald Trump.
Berman's Jan. 3 interim appointment by the Justice Department to oversee an office of over 220 prosecutors was set to expire May 4.
Without a presidential nomination, judges were free to choose a U.S. attorney to serve until a permanent appointee is confirmed.
The Latest: Manhattan US attorney thankful to judges
NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on the appointment of a U.S. attorney in Manhattan (all times local):
U.S. Attorney Geoffrey Berman says that he is grateful to the judges who have voted to remain in his job as the chief federal prosecutor in Manhattan in the absence of a nomination by President Donald Trump.
Berman was named interim U.S. attorney by Attorney General Jeff Sessions on Jan. 3. The appointment was set to expire May 4.