Marc Cooper

  • Blogs

    February 16, 2010

    Sean Bell Case: Feds Say No Charges, End Probe

    Sean Bell and fiance Nicole Paultre Bell.The federal government says it won't charge anyone and is ending its investigation into the death of Sean Bell, who was killed in November 2006 by NYPD cops the night before his wedding in a barrage of bullets outside a Queens nightclub. The investigation is ... More >>

  • News

    March 4, 2008

    The Sean Bell Curveball For Cops on Trial

    Prosecutors' 'acting-in-concert' theory in chaotic shooting of Sean Bell misses the mark, observers say

  • News

    February 26, 2008

    Jury's Already Out on Sean Bell Case

    Surveying a behind-the- scenes pretrial skirmish

  • Blogs

    March 16, 2007

    Indictments for Three 50-Shot Cops

    (Friends and family of Sean Bell have kept a vigil outside the police precint. Slideshow by Edgar Mata) The Queens grand jury in the police shooting of the unarmed Sean Bell is set to indict three of the five cops involved, reports NY1. The station cites attorneys for the three officers. Sean Bel ... More >>

  • NYC Life

    March 13, 2007

    Cop Killers

    What a week: Badge-wearers who kill get indicted; and a nut job blows away two aspiring flatfoots

  • News

    May 9, 2006

    Bush the Alien

    The president angers his base and his new allies on immigration

  • News

    December 6, 2005

    The Rules of Redemption

    How could 'Tookie' Williams have convinced the Governor?

  • Specials

    October 18, 2005

    Coming of Age

    1976–1985: Punk to Pomo, Basquiat to Breakdancing

  • News

    March 6, 2001

    Let's All Go to Bogotá

    Plan Colombia Has Only Just Begun

  • Books

    January 30, 2001