“A real friend is one who walks in when the rest of the world walks out.” – Walter Winchell “If you live to be 100, I hope I live to be 100 minus 1...

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Q: How long between arrest and the time the arrestee sees a Judge?   A: In NYC, it generally takes between 15 to 24 hours for the defendant to be arraigned. During that time,...

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Why is it that when we grab for heaven—­socialist or capitalist or even ­religious—we so often produce hell?Margaret Atwood, quoted in The American Conservative Reality is one of the possibilities I cannot afford to...

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Insight doesn’t happen often on the click of the moment, like a lucky snapshot, but comes in its own time and more slowly and from nowhere but within.Eudora Welty The inherent vice of capitalism...

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  In People v Pealer (2013 NY Slip Op 1019 ), the Court of Appeals held that “records pertaining to the routine inspection, maintenance and calibration of breathalyzer machines” are nontestimonial evidence and so are...

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