NYPD Classifies NY Judge's Death As 'Suspicious'

Law360, New York (April 19, 2017, 11:57 AM EDT) -- The New York Police Department is viewing the death of New York associate appellate judge Sheila Abdus-Salaam as “suspicious,” confirming Wednesday that although there is no evidence of criminality, more information is needed to uncover the cause and events leading up to her death. 

Abdus-Salaam, 65, was found dead in the Hudson River about a mile from her home in Harlem on the afternoon of April 12, according to the New York City Police Department. She was the first black woman to serve on the New...
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