Michael R. Sisak, The Saratogian

Michael R. Sisak

The Saratogian

New York, NY, United States

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Recent articles by Michael:

New York AG lawyer: Evidence could support action vs. Trump

NEW YORK (AP) — As a federal judge weighs Donald Trump’s lawsuit seeking to halt a civil investigation into his business practices, a lawyer for the New York attorney general’s of… → Read More

Judge: Trump must pay $110K, meet conditions to end contempt

NEW YORK (AP) — A New York judge said Wednesday he will lift Donald Trump’s contempt of court order if the former president meets conditions including paying $110,000 in fines he’… → Read More

Court won’t pause Trump’s $10K-a-day fine while he appeals

NEW YORK (AP) — A New York appellate court judge on Tuesday rejected Donald Trump’s bid to halt his $10,000-a-day fine, keeping the former president’s meter running for now as he … → Read More

Trump, fighting contempt fines, says he doesn’t have records

NEW YORK (AP) — Donald Trump’s lawyers, seeking to reverse their client’s $10,000-per-day contempt fine, provided a New York judge Friday with an affidavit in which the former pre… → Read More

Trump appeals New York contempt ruling, $10K per day fine

NEW YORK (AP) — Donald Trump has appealed a New York judge’s decision to hold the former president in contempt of court and fine him $10,000 per day for failing to comply with a subpoen… → Read More

Brooklyn subway suspect tipped off police to his location

NEW YORK (AP) — The man accused of shooting 10 people on a Brooklyn subway train was arrested Wednesday and charged with a federal terrorism offense after the suspect himself called police to… → Read More

Gunman opens fire on Brooklyn subway; at least 10 shot

NEW YORK (AP) — A gunman in a construction vest donned a gas mask, set off a smoke canister on a rush-hour subway train and shot at least 10 people Tuesday morning, authorities said. The shoo… → Read More

Top New York judge not complying with vaccine mandate

NEW YORK (AP) — A judge on New York’s highest court has been referred to a disciplinary commission and could be kicked off the bench for failing to comply with a rule requiring proof of… → Read More

New York AG asks appeals court to enforce Trump subpoena

NEW YORK (AP) — New York’s attorney general is asking a state appeals court to uphold a lower court ruling requiring former President Donald Trump to answer questions under oath after a… → Read More

Judge blocks NY’s bid to shutter NRA, but lawsuit continues – Saratogian

NEW YORK (AP) — A judge has rejected an effort by New York’s attorney general to put the National Rifle Association out of business, but will allow her lawsuit accusing top executives o… → Read More

Trump appeals ruling forcing him to testify in NY probe

NEW YORK (AP) — Former President Donald Trump has appealed a judge’s decision requiring he answer questions under oath in New York state’s civil investigation into his business pr… → Read More

Prosecutors in charge of Trump criminal probe have resigned

NEW YORK (AP) — The two prosecutors in charge of the Manhattan district attorney’s criminal investigation into former President Donald Trump and his business dealings suddenly resigned … → Read More

Fight over subpoena for Trump’s testimony heads to court – Saratogian

NEW YORK (AP) — A judge will hear arguments Thursday in former President Donald Trump’s fight to avoid being questioned under oath in a New York investigation into his business practice… → Read More

Court fight looms as questions swirl over Trump’s finances – Saratogian

NEW YORK (AP) — Questions about Donald Trump’s business practices are piling up. Whether the former president is forced to answer any of them could be decided in a matter of days. → Read More

Accounting firm: Trump financial statements aren’t reliable – Saratogian

NEW YORK (AP) — The accounting firm that prepared former President Donald Trump’s annual financial statements says the documents, used to secure lucrative loans and burnish Trump’… → Read More

Is NYC safe? Violence, perception and a complicated reality

NEW YORK (AP) — A teenage fast-food cashier shot to death in Manhattan. A woman pushed to her death in front of a subway train in Times Square. An 11-month-old girl wounded by a stray bullet … → Read More

New York AG: No basis for Trump’s lawsuit challenging probe – Saratogian

NEW YORK (AP) — New York’s attorney general wants to put a stop to former President Donald Trump’s attempted end-run around a yearslong civil investigation into his business pract… → Read More

1 NYPD officer killed, 1 severely injured in Harlem shooting

NEW YORK (AP) — A New York Police Department officer was killed and another critically wounded Friday night while responding to a call from a woman about her son, who “suddenly, without… → Read More

A fraud case against Trump? Not a slam dunk, experts say

NEW YORK (AP) — For years, Donald Trump punctuated his reality TV spiels and presidential speeches with claims that his business and his many gold-plated properties were “huge,” &… → Read More

New York AG says Trump’s company misled banks, tax officials

NEW YORK (AP) — The New York attorney general says her investigators have uncovered evidence that former President Donald Trump’s company used “fraudulent or misleading” val… → Read More