Adam Klein

  • Blogs

    February 1, 2012

    Former Hearst Intern Sues Company, Hopes to Start Class-Action Lawsuit

    A former Hearst intern has filed a lawsuit against the company in Manhattan's Federal District Court, with the intention of making it a class-action motion representing the "hundreds" of other unpaid interns still working for publications like Seventeen and Cosmo. The intern in question, Xuedan Wa ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 19, 2011

    Harrison David, Columbia Dealer in Operation Ivy League, Gets Six Months for Guilty Plea

    ​One of the drug dealing frat boys busted at Columbia University late last year pleaded guilty today to the criminal sale of a controlled substance, accepting felony charges in exchange for light sentencing. Now he's off with just six months in jail and five years probation, though the felony ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 8, 2010

    Columbia's Drug Dealer Frat Boys: The Rundown

    ​You know that big drug ring bust at Columbia that everyone's talking about? Where those five frat boys got caught selling $11,000 worth of pot, cocaine, ecstasy, and Adderall to undercover cops? (Oops.) Well now that they've been arrested and arraigned (and one of them has even been bailed out!), ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 7, 2010

    Columbia University Frat-Boy Drug Ring Busted!

    ​Eight people -- including five Columbia University undergrads, one of whom was the student council vice president -- were arrested this morning in a police raid, prosecutors have announced. The students are accused of peddling drugs (including cocaine, ecstasy, LSD, and pot) at campus dorms and f ... More >>

  • News

    September 8, 1998

    Union for Sale

    DC 37, the city's powerful consortium of municipal unions, is rocked by corruption investigations—and challenges from rank-and-file reformers