Friday, September 29, 2006
New York Supreme Court Justice Daniel FitzGerald yesterday denied bail to former Cravath tax lawyer James Colliton. age 43. Colliton, who is married with five children, has pleaded not guilty to a 43-count indictment charging him with third-degree rape, third-degree sodomy and patronizing a prostitute. He is accused of having sex with two underage sisters with their mother's approval and of having sex with a third minor girl, not related to the other two. Prosecutors say all of the girls were younger than 17, New York's age of consent.
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