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Two Suffolk County judges violated court rules designed to promote transparency and limit cronyism while awarding at least $600,000 in fees and expenses to political power broker Gary Melius and a network of his associates, a Newsday investigation has found. Suffolk Supreme Court Justice Thomas Whelan appointed Melius and his associates to serve as property… Continue reading The Insiders

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MLB’s Biogenesis Tanning Salon Caper

Major League Baseball ignored repeated warnings that records they sought in the Alex Rodriguez Biogenesis scandal had been stolen and that they were not to purchase them, according to Florida investigators and an April police report obtained by Newsday. MLB investigators bought Biogenesis records anyway, and a Boca Raton police detective investigating the theft noted… Continue reading MLB’s Biogenesis Tanning Salon Caper