CBS: Assemblywoman Gabriella Rosa Resigns Seat Amid Citizenship Scandal; Matthew Myers, counsel ALBANY — U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara made disgraced former Assemblywoman Gabriela Rosa an offer she could refuse, sources said. Bharara wanted Rosa, whom he prosecuted for entering into a sham marriage to gain citizenship, to wear a wire in exchange for leniency, according…Details
CNN: Boston Marathon Bombing Obstruction Trial; Matthew Myers, trial counsel BOSTON (AP) — A college friend was convicted Monday of trying to protect Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev by agreeing with another friend to get rid of a backpack and disabled fireworks they took from his dorm room three days after the attack. Azamat…Details
NY1: Queens Middle School Teacher Accused of Sexual Abuse Found NOT GUILTY at trial; Matthew Myers, trial counsel
NY1: Queens Middle School Teacher Accused of Sexual Abuse Found NOT GUILTY at trial; Matthew Myers, trial counsel A Queens middle school teacher was arrested Wednesday, charged with sexually abusing a 14-year-old student. Lalsingh Narainsingh faces sex abuse and child endangerment charges. The district attorney says Narainsingh molested the student in June 2004 after offering…Details
Brandon Barber Real Estate Fraud; Matthew Myers, counsel Nearly 300 incoming freshmen gathered at Centenary College in Shreveport in 2008 for a welcome address from one of the tiny liberal arts school’s success stories. New York City investment banker James Van Doren, a 1998 Centenary graduate and former student body president, served as keynote speaker…Details
New York Times: “Columbia University Cartel” Student Avoids Prison Sentence in Felony Drug Scheme; Matthew Myers, counsel.
Columbia University Cartel” Student Avoids Prison Sentence in Felony Drug Scheme; Matthew Myers, counsel A Columbia University student who was the main target of an undercover investigation of a ring that sold drugs from the campus will be sentenced to six months in jail after pleading guilty Tuesday to selling cocaine. The student, Harrison David,…Details
Newsday: Doctor Acquitted at Federal Trial in $275m Insurance Fraud; Trial Counsel: Matthew Myers Joseph Vitoulis, a doctor from Valley Stream named in a widely publicized 2012 indictment about a $275 million scheme to defraud no-fault auto insurers, has been acquitted of all charges in federal court in Manhattan. Vitoulis, 44, was accused of acting…Details