Shapiro Arato Victory in Skelos Appeal Earns Widespread Media Coverage

There was extensive coverage in major media outlets of yesterday’s Second Circuit decision granting former New York State Senate Majority Leader Dean Skelos a new trial.  Selected articles can be found below:


New York Post – September 26, 2017

Dean Skelos’ corruption conviction 

The New York Times – September 26, 2017

Dean Skelos’s 2015 Corruption Conviction Is Overturned

New York Daily News – September 26, 2017

Appeals panel tosses Dean Skelos and son’s corruption convictions

Washington Post – September 26, 2017

Former N.Y. Senate majority leader’s conviction overturned

Wall Street Journal – September 26, 2017

Ex- NY State Senate Leader’s Conviction Overturned

Newsday– September 26, 2017

Appeals court overturns convictions of Dean Skelos, son Adam

Law360 – September 26, 2017

BREAKING: 2nd Circ. Vacates Skelos Corruption Convictions

New York Law Journal – September 26, 2017

Second Circuit Vacates Skelos’ Corruption Conviction