Ailsa Chang is an award-winning journalist who covers criminal justice, terrorism and the courts for WNYC. She found her way into public radio after practicing law for five years, and can definitely say that walking the streets of New York City with a microphone is a lot more fun than being holed up in the office writing letters to opposing counsel.
Kerik Pleads Guilty, Faces Up To 33 Months in Jail
Friday, November 06, 2009
New York, NY —
Former New York City Police Commissioner Bernard Kerik could be looking at 2-3 years in prison, after pleading guilty to eight felonies in federal court yesterday. The plea agreement resolves all three federal trials that were pending against him. With us to talk about the fallout of what happened yesterday, is WNYC’s Ailsa Chang, who was at Kerik’s plea hearing.