Manhattan D.A. Caught Misusing Asset Forfeiture Funds
Article from Reason by C.J. Ciaramella. Manhattan District Attorney Cy Vance spent nearly $250,000 over the past five years from a state asset forfeiture fund on fine dining, first-class airfare,…
Politics Kills NYC Amazon Deal
Article from Reason by Christian Britschgi. But opposition from a few key local and state officials helped to sink the otherwise popular deal. That includes both New York City Council…
NYPD Orders Google to Stop Waring Users
Article from Reason by Joe Setyon. The New York City Police Department (NYPD) wants Google to trash a feature on one of its apps that lets users report drunk-driving checkpoints….
NYPD Are Arresting People for Crimes They Make Up
Article from Reason by Joe Setyon. The New York City Police Department (NYPD) is still trying to lure unsuspecting residents into committing petty theft so it can lock them up….
Supreme Court Gives New Hope to Second Amendment
Article from Reason by Brian Doherty. The Supreme Court has agreed for the first time since 2010 to take up a case related to the Second Amendment. That case is New…