Court Revisits 1878 Case to Uphold Burglary Verdict

, New York Law Journal


The Court of Appeals has upheld a burglary conviction that required it to review—for the first time since 1878—whether breaking into a non-residential part of a building that has residential units qualifies as a break-in of a dwelling.

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