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Callahan admits to killing wife

Callahan admits to killing wife as part of plea to forgo new trial By GREG KLEIN • Special to Casey Callahan pleaded guilty to manslaughter in the second degree Monday, May 3, in Otsego County Court, ending, for the second time, the criminal proceeding concerning the 2000 death of Callahan’s wife Elizabeth Welsh Callahan. Callahan, 54, admitted Monday that he backed over his wife with his truck in Sayre, Pennsylvania in 2000, killing her. He told Judge John Lambert,…


Lagan Pleads Guilty In Inheritance Case

READ FULL TIMES UNION ARTICLE Lagan Pleads Guilty In Inheritance Case Report: Cooperstown Investor Free Pending Later Sentencing COOPERSTOWN – Cooperstown investor Tom Lagan, 61, pleaded guilty in federal court in Albany today to allegations he and a partner benefited from processing the estate of Warren and Pauline Bruggeman, Albany area philanthropists and RPI benefactors, the Times Union is reporting. Lagan, who was an investor in the 2015 downtown Cooperstown hotel project that was eventually abandoned, entered his plea before…