Attorneys General Urge U.S. Supreme Court to Uphold States’ Practice of Considering Total Population When Drawing State Legislative Districts

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American Democracy is Based on Representation of All; Counting Only Those Eligible to Vote Ignores Children, The Mentally Ill, Certain Immigrants and Many Other Segments of Our Society Who are Ineligible to Vote Schneiderman Emphasises We Live In a Representative Democracy; We Will Fight to Keep it That Way NEW YORK, NY — September 30, 2015 — Attorney General Eric …

eHeziAttorneys General Urge U.S. Supreme Court to Uphold States’ Practice of Considering Total Population When Drawing State Legislative Districts

Jones Morrison Law Firm Welcomes Bohdan S. Ozaruk

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Bohdan S. Ozaruk Joins Jones Morrison, LLP as An               Of Counsel Attorney SCARSDALE, NY — September 30, 2015 — Jones Morrison, LLP, a full service law firm with offices in New York City, Westchester County and Fairfield County, is pleased to announce that attorney Bohdan S. Ozaruk (“Dan”) has joined the firm as an …

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LEE HAMILTON COMMENTARY: We Face Real Challenges to Representative Democracy By LEE H. HAMILTON

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People who care about the United States’ place in the world often fret about challenges to representative democracy from other countries. I’d contend that the more formidable challenge comes not from abroad, but from within. For starters, it’s hard to make American representative democracy work. Our country is large, growing, and astoundingly diverse by every definition of the term. To …

eHeziLEE HAMILTON COMMENTARY: We Face Real Challenges to Representative Democracy By LEE H. HAMILTON

A Caregiver Can Be A “Thief in Disguise”

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A Community Alert from Westchester County District Attorney Janet DiFiore Financial elder abuse is on the rise and tragically the elderly are often taken advantage of by the very people hired to care for them. We’re talking about in-home health care aids. While most are dedicated to helping their clients, some are using these jobs to help themselves to cash, …

eHeziA Caregiver Can Be A “Thief in Disguise”

Assemblywoman Galef/Senator Serino Applaud Governor Signing Bill Giving Village of Cold Spring Approval to Expand Parking Permit Legislation

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COLD SPRING, NY — September 28, 2015 — Cold Spring Village in Putnam County has been granted authority to expand its residential parking system after legislation, S.5538A/A.7444A, sponsored by Senator Sue Serino and Assemblywoman Sandy Galef was signed into law on September 25, 2015 by Governor Cuomo as Chapter 341 of the Laws of New York State. The new law …

eHeziAssemblywoman Galef/Senator Serino Applaud Governor Signing Bill Giving Village of Cold Spring Approval to Expand Parking Permit Legislation

Former Scarsdale Attorney Michael Lippman Arraigned for Stealing Over $1 Million from His Real Estate Clients

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WHITE PLAINS, NY — September 25, 2015 — Westchester County District Attorney Janet DiFiore today announced that Michael Lippman (DOB 11/03/44) of 165 Falmouth Road, Scarsdale, New York, was arraigned on a Felony Complaint charging him with: • two counts of Grand Larceny in the Second Degree, class “C” Felonies, • one count of Criminal Tax Fraud in the Second Degree, …

eHeziFormer Scarsdale Attorney Michael Lippman Arraigned for Stealing Over $1 Million from His Real Estate Clients

White Plains Firefighter Sentenced on Vehicular Homocide Plea

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Westchester County District Attorney Janet DiFiore announced that Erik Refvik (DOB 12/17/79) of 42 Barker Avenue, White Plains, New York was sentenced today to an indeterminate term of five to fifteen years in prison on his guilty plea to the entire 16 count indictment that charged him with: • four counts of Aggravated Vehicular Homicide, class “B” Felonies, • one …

eHeziWhite Plains Firefighter Sentenced on Vehicular Homocide Plea

Westchester County Board Legislators Approve Yonkers Family Court Move By Legislator VIRGINIA PEREZ

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YONKERS, NY — September 24, 2015 — On Monday evening, September 21st, I, along with my legislative colleagues, approved the plan for a new Family Court facility in the City of Yonkers. The new facility which will be located at 131 Warburton Avenue is half a mile from the current facility at 53 South Broadway. The existing facility dates back …

eHeziWestchester County Board Legislators Approve Yonkers Family Court Move By Legislator VIRGINIA PEREZ

MESSAGE FROM THE MAYOR: Cheap Power, FNL, Reyolds Playground, Penny Lick, Crime By Mayor PETER SWIDERSKI

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HASTINGS-On-HUDSON, NY — September 24, 2015 — So much going on – but please bear through it as there is much of interest. Cheaper Power/Gas ============== The Village is examining participating in an innovative program where we partner with 17 other communities in Westchester to bring down your electric and gas rates. This effort, sponsored by Sustainable Westchester is called …

eHeziMESSAGE FROM THE MAYOR: Cheap Power, FNL, Reyolds Playground, Penny Lick, Crime By Mayor PETER SWIDERSKI

NYS Attorney General Schneiderman’s Statement on Volkswagen Employing Software to Cheat on Pollution Tests

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NEW YORK, NY  – Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman issued the following statement on Tuesday, September 22,  2015, regarding an investigation into admissions that Volkswagen cars employed software to cheat on pollution tests: “No company should be allowed to evade our environmental laws or promise consumers a fake bill of goods. That is why my office is investigating troubling reports that …

eHeziNYS Attorney General Schneiderman’s Statement on Volkswagen Employing Software to Cheat on Pollution Tests