August 2012

By: NY1 News

Ten Metropolitan Transportation Authority employees were arraigned in Downtown Manhattan today on charges of subway signal inspection fraud, but MTA officials stress that the inspection process has now been corrected and that the public was never at …

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BY LINCOLN ANDERSON  |  Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver is in hot water after it was revealed that the state Assembly paid a secret settlement of more than $100,000 to a female intern of Brooklyn Democratic Party boss Vito Lopez after …

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Published: August 30, 2012

Publication: The Villager

By Lincoln Anderson

Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver is in hot water after it was revealed that the state Assembly paid a secret settlement of more than $100,000 to a female intern of Brooklyn

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Published: August 21, 2012

Publication: Gothamist

By Garth Johnston

Ten MTA employees, including two supervisors, have been arrested in the long-running faked signal inspection scandal that has been roiling the Transit Authority for two years now. The workers are …

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By RUSS BUETTNER

Published: August 20, 2012

Eight subway signal inspectors were charged on Monday with falsifying reports to make it

appear they had performed inspections that prosecutors said they had never actually done.

The inspectors collectively filed 33 false …

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Published: August 20, 2012

Publication: The New York Times

By Russ Buettner

Eight subway signal inspectors were charged on Monday with falsifying reports to make it appear they had performed inspections that prosecutors said they had never actually done.

The …

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Originally published: August 12, 2012 6:50 PM
Updated: August 12, 2012 7:29 PM
By MEGHAN E. MURPHY  meghan.murphy@cablevision.com

Photo credit: Meghan E. Murphy | Arthur Schwartz, lead attorney for Advocates for Justice, speaks at the French Speaking Baptist Church in …

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Thursday August 9, 2012 7:19 PM By Meghan Murphy


Photo credit: Angela Gaul
East Ramapo Superintendent Joel Klein’s secretary called Thursday in response to a message left for him the day before asking for comment on the lawsuit that names …

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By Christie Smythe – Aug 9, 2012 12:01 AM E.T.

Current and former board members of the East Ramapo Central School District in New York’s Rockland County were accused by parents in a lawsuit of taking money away from …

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Published: August 6, 2012 8:19 PM   WESTCHESTER / ROCKLAND NEWSDAY NY
By MEGHAN E. MURPHY meghan.murphy@cablevision.com

A nonprofit law firm said Monday that at least 170 parents and community members in the East Ramapo School District have signed on as …

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