Judge Shira Scheindlin

Queens’ Morning Roundup
Queens’ Morning Roundup
News Cristabelle Tumola 11/14/2013 at 7:41AM

TODAY’S FORECAST Thursday: Partly cloudy in the morning, then overcast. High of 48. Breezy. Winds from the WSW at 15 to 20 mph. Thursday night: Partly cloudy. Low of 39. Winds from the WSW at 5 to 15 mph. EVENT OF THE DAY: D.B. Rielly at Winegasm D.B. Rielly will perform a wide-ranging collection of Americana music, spanning several [...]

Queens’ Morning Roundup
Queens’ Morning Roundup
Top Stories Cristabelle Tumola 11/11/2013 at 8:12AM

TODAY’S FORECAST Monday: Partly cloudy. High of 52. Winds from the West at 10 to 15 mph. Monday night :Overcast with a chance of rain. Low of 39. Breezy. Winds from the SW at 10 to 20 mph shifting to the WNW after midnight. Chance of rain 50%. EVENT OF THE DAY: Working Life in Meiji Japan 1868-1912 [...]

Federal court grants stay on stop-and-frisk decision
News Liam La Guerre 10/31/2013 at 6:16PM

A federal court halted the decision that requires reforms to the NYPD’s controversial stop-and-frisk practice. The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit granted a stay on District Judge Shira Scheindlin’s decision, while the city is appealing the ruling. The court also removed Scheindlin from the case. Scheindlin originally ruled the policy unconstitutional in [...]