Imette St. Guillen

  • Blogs

    December 4, 2009

    Ex-Con Bouncer Nailed in Club Rape

    ​We're all for rehabilitation, but maybe bouncers shouldn't be hired from the ex-felon pool. Actually, clubs are already legally prohibited from hiring ex-cons in that capacity, but that didn't stop Daryl Littlejohn from being hired to work the door at The Falls, where he raped and murdered Im ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 8, 2009

    Darryl Littlejohn Gets Life Without Parole for Murder of Imette St. Guillen

    That's it for Darryl Littlejohn. The bouncer at The Falls, earlier found guilty of the gruesome murder of Imette St. Guillen , has been sentenced to life without parole. As was his practice throughout his trial, Littlejohn said nothing at his sentencing. He had already been sentenced to 25 to life f ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 3, 2009

    Littlejohn Guilty in St. Guillen Murder

    Darryl Littlejohn, the Manhattan bouncer who was on trial for the brutal rape and murder of a 25-year-old graduate student, was convicted of first degree murder today. He faces life without parole and will be sentenced on July 8. Littlejohn, who grew up in the city's roug ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 2, 2009

    Littlejohn Defense Accuses Dorrian, Echoing '86 "Rough Sex" Defense

    The lawyer for Darryl Littlejohn, who is accused of the brutal murder of Imette St. Guillen, suggested in her closing that the young woman may really have been killed by bar owner Daniel Dorrian during "rough sex," and her corpse -- and the rap -- handed over to Littlejohn for disposal. The charge ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 2, 2008

    Post Back to Cell Watch

    Back in the 1970s, the New York Post famously smuggled a photo of a snoozing David "Son of Sam" Berkowitz out of jail, and printed it with the headline SAM SLEEPS. Security in City correctional facilities must be tighter now, because only a court pic accompanies the Post's IMETTE HULK SULKS story ab ... More >>

  • News

    June 10, 2008

    Want to Work for Mike Bloomberg? What's Your Batting Average?

    Softball, campaign promises, and the miserable minority-contracting record of the Bloomberg administration

  • News

    March 4, 2008
  • Blogs

    November 30, 2007

    Christine Quinn and the Prisms of LGBT Advocate and Mayoral Candidate

    By Julie Bolcer Politicians on the rise invariably need to renegotiate their relationships with core constituencies as they try to broaden their electoral appeal. In the midst of these courtships of new voters, the awkward routines of complicated footwork and sidestepping among long-term supporters ... More >>

  • NYC Life

    January 23, 2007

    You're Fired

    New York nightlife's message to the world: Leave us alone. Also, a special offer for the Mayor and Speaker Quinn.

  • NYC Life

    August 22, 2006

    The Pat-Down Shakedown

    Why the new bouncer-targeting nightlife proposals are little more than security theatre

  • Blogs

    May 17, 2006

    Your Turn: Shutter the Falls?

    The Falls bar, the Soho nightspot where poor Imette St. Guillen had her last drink, in February, came under fire from alcohol enforcement officials yesterday. Reports New York Metro (H.T. Gawker): The State Liquor Authority formally accused the operators of the Falls bar of seven infractions, in ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 16, 2006

    Last Call for the Falls?

    The Falls bar was nearly empty Monday night, and business didn't get any better after four TV news trucks rolled up in the rain to film a hasty press conference called by community activists. They were exulting in the news that the State Liquor Authority has initiated proceedings that could revoke t ... More >>

  • News

    March 21, 2006

    Playing Taps

    Anti-bar talk 'distractful' at anti-bar rally, says organizer

  • News

    March 14, 2006

    Flunking a Bar Exam

    After the killing of Imette St. Guillen, scrutiny for the Falls dynasty