Recent Posts in rape victims

  • 21-Jun-2017

    A few thoughts on the Bill Cosby mistrial

    After an incredibly long period of deliberation - 52 hours - a Pennsylvania jury recently announced that it could not reach a unanimous decision regarding any of the criminal charges against Bill Cosby involving his alleged sexual assault of Andrea ...
  • 15-Jun-2017

    Cosby jury indicates that it is deadlocked

    On June 15, after over thirty hours of deliberations and several requests for read back of testimony, the Cosby jury indicated that it was deadlocked. Matthew Galluzzo, a criminal defense attorney and former Manhattan sex crimes prosecutor, tweeted ...
  • 22-Dec-2016

    Defending Civil Lawsuits for Sexual Assault and Rape

    The attorneys and former Manhattan prosecutors at Galluzzo & Arnone have defended countless individuals arrested and accused of sexual assault crimes, from Class B felonies like Rape in the First Degree to Class B misdemeanors like Sexual Abuse ...
  • 25-Oct-2016

    Matthew Galluzzo appears as commentator on MSNBC

    Matthew Galluzzo, a former Manhattan sex crimes prosecutor, recently appeared on MSNBC to talk about whether the women currently accusing Donald Trump of sexual assault should be discredited on account of the delay in their reporting. The link is ...
  • 1-Mar-2016

    Rape and sexual assault charges involving doctors and mental health professionals.

    Rape and sexual assaults involving doctors and mental health providers. Under New York law, every sexual crime against another person involves the element of a lack of consent by the victim. A minor may be too young to legally consent to sexual ...
  • 26-Feb-2016

    Federal Crimes on Cruise Ships Explained by Defense Attorney

    Every year the FBI and federal law enforcement investigates a number of serious crimes that were alleged to have occurred onboard cruise ships. State police occasionally investigate these sorts of crimes, but generally speaking, crimes that occur on ...
  • 9-Jun-2015

    Illicit student-teacher relationships and the law in New York

    News reports of high school teachers engaging in illicit acts with underage students are becoming almost routine and regular nowadays. The advent of modern smartphones, the prevalence of texting, Snapchat, and the rise of social media platforms have ...
  • 1-May-2014

    Title IX Lawsuits for Sexual Assault Victims at Universities

    Recently, the federal government’s Department of Education announced that it was formally investigating 55 American institutions of higher education for possible violations of Title IX’s rules relating to the prevention and investigation ...