Wills finally going to trial on 15-year-old charges

Posted by Ivan Pereira in City Council, City Offices, District 28 on June 24, 2011 | No Comments

After nearly 15 years of delays, City Councilman Ruben Wills (D-Jamaica) will be tried on misdemeanor charges for allegedly breaking into a Chinatown office, the Manhattan district attorney’s office said. Manhattan prosecutors and Wills’s attorneys told a Manhattan Supreme Court judge Friday that both parties could not reach a disposition for the money he owed [...]

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DA looking at Wills’ record

Posted by Ivan Pereira in City Council, City Offices, District 28 on March 24, 2011 | 1 Comment

City Councilman Ruben Wills (D-Jamaica) went on the defensive this week after he moved to correct several misdemeanor charges outside the borough that he had been avoiding for more than a decade.