de Blasio silent as D.A. Donovan's office delays Ramsey Orta's release from Rikers

de Blasio silent as D.A. Donovan's office delays Ramsey Orta's release from Rikers

Mayor Bill de Blasio expressed dismay at the video of the Walter Scott shooting in South Carolina, but the mayor is mum on the retaliation by police, corrections officials, and prosecutors directed at Ramsey Orta, the videographer, who record a video of the Eric Garner chokehold homicide on Staten Island.

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DIGEST : Delay in release of Eric Garner grand jury records ; Sheldon Silver and Eric Schneiderman updates

DIGEST : Delay in release of Eric Garner grand jury records ; Sheldon Silver and Eric Schneiderman updates

DIGEST : (i)  Judge orders postponement of oral arguments in case seeking release of Eric Garner grand jury records ; (ii) Speaker Sheldon Silver stepping down ; (iii) Assemblymember Catherine Nolan campaigning for speakership ; and (iv) Eric Schneiderman se mantiene silencio sobre la corrupción gubernamental.

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