Overshadowed by a 114-count criminal complaint, SEC charges filed against Rochester’s most prominent real estate developer allege he defrauded hundreds of retail investors, including many area residents.
The legislation proposed by City Council deserves support. The mayor’s proposal—created with the Rochester police union and the police department in order to maintain the status quo—does not.
More than half a century after the U.S. Supreme Court affirmed the right to have an attorney for your defense, if you are innocent and indigent in Monroe County, the scales of justice are still tipped against you.
I am one of the lucky ones. I get to live in the United States, a country my parents taught me to idealize for its education systems and freedoms. Still, I am terrified to cross the border.