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Stephen J. Murphy Interviewed by CNN's Chris Cuomo for 'Inside Evil'

Partner Stephen J. Murphy was recently interviewed by CNN's Chris Cuomo for the TV show "Inside Evil," regarding a murder case that Mr. Murphy handled in his time as a homicide prosecutor for the Brooklyn District Attorney. The subject of the show was John J. Lennon, a man who murdered his friend in cold blood but has since become a well-known 'prison journalist,' appearing in publications such as the New York Times, The Guardian and Esquire.

After 2 More Fatal Bike Accidents, NYC Faces a Traffic Safety Crisis

The bike safety crisis in New York City continues to become more urgent after 17-year-old Alex Cordero in Staten Island and an unnamed man in Greenpoint, Brooklyn were killed in two separate bike accidents on Tuesday, July 23, 2019. There have now been seventeen NYC bike riders killed in traffic accidents in 2019, after 10 cyclists were killed in all of 2018.

Auxiliary NYPD Car Slams Into Pedestrian on Sidewalk in Queens

An auxiliary NYPD car slammed into a woman walking on a Queens sidewalk after it ran a red light and was struck by a van proceeding through a green light, causing the cop car to hit a parked vehicle and careen onto the sidewalk on Friday, July 5th, 2019. Video of the shocking accident, which occurred at the intersection of Harman St. and Cypress Ave. in Ridgewood, was captured by dashcam footage of the parked vehicle. 

Devra Freelander Killed in Truck Crash; 15th NYC Cyclist Fatality in 2019

Yet another cyclist has been mowed down on the streets of New York City after 28-year-old Devra Freelander was struck and killed by a cement truck driver in Brooklyn on Monday, July 1, 2019. Sadly, this marks the 15th cyclist fatality in New York City in 2019, compared to 10 such fatalities in all of 2018. 

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