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Peter Brill on Newsday
Two MS-13 gang members plead guilty to murder, attempted murder, officials say
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Newsday | October 30, 2018

Peter Brill on Newsday
Alleged MS-13 street gang member heads to trial on attempted murder charges
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Newsday | October 27, 2018

Peter Brill on New York Post
Man who threatened to kill Kavanaugh-supporting senators allegedly called judge directly
New York Post | October 19, 2018

Peter Brill on CNN
New York man charged with threatening senators over Kavanaugh vote
CNN | October 19, 2018

Peter Brill on FiOS1
Smithtown man threatened to kill senators over Kavanaugh confirmation
FiOS1 News | October 19, 2018

Peter Brill on News 12
Smithtown man threatened senators over Kavanaugh
News 12 | October 19, 2018

Peter Brill on News 12
NYPD cop accused of public lewdness last year found not guilty of first charge, attorney says
New York Post | October 17, 2018

Peter Brill discusses Manafort Op-Ed on i24 News

Peter Brill discusses Manafort Op-Ed on i24 News
i24 News | December 5, 2017

Peter Brill Discusses Immigration Rules on 124 News

Peter Brill discusses Trump Administration Immigration Rules
i24 News | August 7, 2017

Peter Brill on Fox5

Peter Brill discusses Long Island students in ICE detention
Fox5 | August 2, 2017

Peter Brill on News 12

Peter Brill, who is representing three immigrant teenagers, says they are wrongfully accused of being MS-13
News 12 | June 23, 2017

Peter Brill on USA Today

Peter Brill discusses former FBI Director James Comey’s upcoming testimony
USA Today | June 6, 2017

Peter Brill on WHDT

Legal Community Debates Trump’s Threat to
Jail Hillary Clinton

WHDT | October 12, 2016

Peter Brill on Fox News

Peter Brill discusses the 2016 presidential election and
the implications of a deportation task force

Fox News | July 4, 2016

Peter Brill on Fox News

Peter Brill discusses a Senate proposal that will give the FBI
more power to track terrorism suspects online

Fox News | July 4, 2016

Peter Brill on Fox5

Peter Brill appears on Lisa Evers Street Soldiers
Fox5 | May 14, 2016

Peter Brills on CBS News

Peter Brill discusses Jamar Clark Shooting on CBSN
CBS News | March 31, 2016

Peter Brills on Al Jazeera America
Peter Brill discusses sex workers
and sex trafficking

Al Jazeera America | March 1, 2016

Peter Brills on CBS News

“What’s Next for Bill Cosby?”

CBS News | February 3, 2016

The New York Times

The Gang Murders in the Suburbs
New York Times | July 12, 2017


Students at Bellport High wrongly accused of MS-13 ties
Newsday | June 27, 2017

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Lawyer: ICE nabs students over unfair MS-13 label
New York Times | July 12, 2017


Silver prosecutors will try to connect speaker and lawyer roles

by Colby Hamilton
Politico | November 2, 2015


The Wolfpack’s 7 Children Locked in Their N.Y.C. Apartment: How Could This Happen?
People | June 19, 2015

Daily News

Queens man claims NYPD detectives planted cocaine, heroin in his apartment
NY Daily News | July 24, 2017

Mayoral candidate Bo Dietl says teacher allegedly caught with student on lap shouldn’t get paycheck
NY Daily News | July 11, 2017

Grope suit against alleged NYPD perv detective can proceed, judge rules
NY Daily News | July 12th, 2016

NYPD detective pleads guilty to cyber snooping on his colleagues
NY Daily News | November 8th, 2013

Client charged with Assault in the First Degree with a Deadly Weapon (a sushi knife)
NY Daily News | January 22nd, 2009


Anna Gristina, Alleged UES Madam, Due For Bail Hearing; NYPD Sergeant Richard Wall Cleared

By Jennifer Peltz
The Associated Press | March 15, 2012

Court upholds most of New York ban on semiautomatic weapons
Brill Legal Group | October 20, 2015

Is it illegal to make threats on Facebook? Supreme Court decides.
Brill Legal Group | June 2, 2015

Reduced sentence length means dramatic drop in prison population
Brill Legal Group | April 1, 2015

U.S. Sentencing Commission approves retroactive reduced drug sentences
Brill Legal Group | August, 2014

Task force reviews New York’s white collar crime laws
Brill Legal Group | August, 2013

After Newtown School Shooting Gun Laws A Priority For New York Legislators
Brill Legal Group | January 15, 2013

What mental health providers need to know about NY’s Justice Center
Brill Legal Group

New York Prison Suicides Continuing To Increase
Brill Legal Group | March 2011

SAT Cheating Ring Rocks Nassau County
Brill Legal Group | October, 2011

State Law May Affect Officers Accused of Domestic Abuse
Brill Legal Group

New York To Rail Road Retirees: Admit Fraud or Face Charges
Brill Legal Group

Waiver of Ignition Interlock Expenses Highest in New York
Brill Legal Group


Nassau judge dismisses ‘Flush the Johns’ case after DA loses evidence appeal
Newsday | March 10, 2015

East Hampton Star

Fourth-Time Conviction
The Easy Hampton Star | January 30, 2014


Ex-Westhampton Middle School gym teacher Thomas Sheppard pleads guilty to using cellphone to record girls in school locker room
Long Island News 12 | October 23, 2013

Ecommerce Times

FBI Demolishes Internet’s Drug Trafficking Silk Road

By Rachelle Dragani
Ecommerce Times | October 4, 2013


Spellman could languish for nine years in prison

By Sarina Trangle
The Riverdale Press | March 21, 2013


Federal Court Rules Pilfered Source Code Isn’t Stolen Loot

By Rachelle Dragani
Tech News World | Apr 13, 2012


Flight Risk, Gravity of Crime Weighed in Setting Large Bond

By Christine Simmons
New York Law Journal | April 13, 2012


Teacher resigns after student reports they had oral sex
By Susan Edelman

Client charged with possession of child pornography, multiple counts: Case Dismissed
By Michael Lanza


Author is Now in a Real Bind
Newsday | March 27, 2008

Couple Plead Guilty in Labor Scheme
Newsday | March 15, 2008

Cops: Marriage and ‘Hit’ All Arranged
Newsday | December 21, 2006

The New York Times

Detective Accused of Providing Tips to Informers Is Acquitted
New York Times | November 12, 2009

When Evidence From Surveillance Cameras Leads to Charges Against Officers
New York Times | March 25, 2009

Drugs for Information Scandal Shakes Up New York Police Narcotics Force
New York Times | January 23, 2008

Charges and Closed Shops Rattle Brooklyn Heights
New York Times | August 4, 2008

Officers Are Charged in a ‘Flawed’ Raid
New York Times | August 17, 2006


New Law Changes Mandatory Minimums, But More Must Be Done | On Behalf of Brill Legal Group

Supreme Court Narrows Right to Remain Silent | On Behalf of Brill Legal Group

Your PC’s Been Arrested
PC Magazine | January 2009

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