Nine months into her job as California attorney general, Kamala Harris found herself across the table from lawyers for five of the nation’s biggest lenders, trying to hammer out a deal to help mortgage holders weather the foreclosure crisis.
The New York State Senate Republican Campaign Committee ended its lawsuit seeking to block a subpoena issued by an anti-corruption commission formed by Governor Andrew Cuomo after the panel narrowed its request.
A new unit to track the movement of illicit money from around the world through Manhattan will be funded with some of the $3 billion brought in through agreements with banks over violations of U.S. sanctions law, District Attorney Cyrus Vance Jr. told a cybercrime symposium.
The former secretary of Imelda Marcos was found guilty of attempting to sell four missing paintings and failing to report taxes on the one that she did sell, a Claude Monet water lilies painting for $32 million, according to Manhattan District Attorney Cyrus Vance Jr.
The former secretary of Imelda Marcos was found guilty of attempting to sell stolen art for her personal enrichment, including a Claude Monet “Water Lily” painting for $32 million, according to Manhattan District Attorney Cyrus R. Vance.