Beth Fertig is the contributing editor for education, covering the New York City public school system for WNYC on air and online at SchoolBook.org. She has covered education in the city for more than 15 years. Beth is the author of Why cant u teach me 2 read? Three Students and a Mayor Put Our Schools to the Test (FSG Books) which grew out of a radio series on the low graduation rate for special education students. Follow her @bethfertig.
NYC Police Plans Appeal
Wednesday, June 28, 2000
New York, NY —Former police officer Charles Schwarz plans to appeal his fifteen year prison sentence which he received for helping in the assault of Haitian immigrant Abner Louima.