NYLJ: Queens DA, Legal Aid Clash Over Motion to Remove Murder Defendant's Counsel

Queens Criminal Court in Kew Gardens. Photo: Google

Queens Criminal Court in Kew Gardens. Photo: Google

By Colby Hamilton
May 15, 2019

Defense attorneys in a high-profile murder case in Queens claim the district attorney’s office is unfairly attempting to remove them as counsel to the defendant, over conflict of interest concerns they say are entirely of prosecutors’ making.