Melinda Katz

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Maya Rajamani
August 25, 2020 - 5:54 pm
A Queens karate teacher was sentenced to seven years in prison on Tuesday for raping a 12-year-old girl who took lessons at the studio where he taught, prosecutors said.
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August 13, 2020 - 10:53 am
The Queens District Attorney’s Office and the NYPD are teaming up with a pair of churches in the borough to hold two gun buybacks this month.
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Queens DA Melinda Katz
Queens DA Melinda Katz
Kimberly Dole
July 22, 2020 - 4:26 pm
Queens District Attorney Melinda Katz announced during a news conference Wednesday the results of a gun trafficking take-down ring that transported firearms between Queens and Virginia.
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July 10, 2020 - 11:55 am
A Queens man held two girls, ages 16 and 17, against their will at a hotel near JFK Airport, where he forced them to have sex with strangers, prosecutors said.
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Jimmy Van Bramer
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Elise Czajkowski
January 21, 2020 - 4:27 pm
Queens City Council Member Jimmy Van Bramer has dropped out of the race for Queens Borough President.
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Public defender Tiffany Caban declares victory in the Queens District Attorney Democratic Primary election at her campaign watch party at La Boom nightclub
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David Caplan
August 06, 2019 - 10:08 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- It's finally over. Public defender Tiffany Caban conceded the Democratic race for Queens district attorney at an event in Queens Tuesday night -- more than one week after Queens borough president Melinda Katz was declared the winner. "This campaign may be over, but the...
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Kimberly Dole
July 30, 2019 - 10:38 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- The New York City Board of Elections declared Queens Borough President Melinda Katz the winner in the race for Queens district attorney. Even though a two-week-long manual recount put Katz ahead by 60 votes, public defender Tiffany Cabán has not conceded. Cabán's team has...
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Queens Borough President Melinda Katz
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David Caplan
July 25, 2019 - 3:28 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS/AP) — Queens Borough President Melinda Katz on Thursday declared victory over public defender Tiffany Cabán in the race for the Democratic nomination for Queens district attorney -- but Cabán says the race is not over. The manual recount of more than 90,000 votes ended Thursday...
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Public defender Tiffany Caban declares victory in the Queens District Attorney Democratic Primary election at her campaign watch party at La Boom nightclub
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July 09, 2019 - 4:34 pm
NEW YORK (AP) -- The manual recount in the seesaw Democratic primary race for Queens district attorney started Tuesday with election workers sorting ballots by Assembly District and Election District, a New York City Board of Elections spokeswoman said. The spokeswoman, Valerie Vazquez-Diaz, said...
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October 18, 2017 - 6:00 am
Queens Borough President Melinda Katz, who was born and raised in Forrest Hills, says the borough prides itself on being good for families and good for diversity.
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