Manhattan Federal Courthouse On Track For Key Security Fix

Law360, New York (October 19, 2012, 7:22 PM EDT) -- A glaring security weakness at the federal courthouse in downtown Manhattan is on track to be addressed, possibly next year, despite massive looming budget cuts that could present other challenges on the operations and safety front, sources familiar with the situation told Law360.

Lawyers, judges and court personnel long have said that the construction of an outdoor police pavilion would make the Daniel Patrick Moynihan U.S. Courthouse less vulnerable to disruption — or worse — because safety checks would be removed from the main lobby of...
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