Michael Garson

  • Blogs

    September 21, 2010

    Vito Lopez Night in Brooklyn: Re-elected Party Leader But Faces Health Fight

    ​Bad headlines and investigations have never carried much weight with Brooklyn's Democrats. Party officials stood by past bosses Clarence Norman and Meade Esposito right up until a jury said the word "Guilty" in their respective criminal cases. They carried on that grand tradition last night b ... More >>

  • News

    January 9, 2007

    The Sales of Justice

    In the dark corridors of Brooklyn politics, a State Supreme Court judgeship sells for $50,000 stuffed in an envelope, and $6,000 in postage stamps

  • News

    April 29, 2003

    Judicial Fever in Brooklyn

    A Democratic Party Loyalist Talks Out of School