Lomma Acquitted of All Charges in 2008 Crane Collapse

James Lomma, owner of a New York Crane and Equipment Corp., was acquitted of all charges in connection with the collapse of a tower crane in Manhattan nearly four years ago that killed two people. Lomma and his companies, which also were acquitted, had faced charges of second-degree manslaughter, assault, criminally negligent homicide and reckless endangerment.

 

For a recap:

http://www.nytimes.com/2012/04/27/nyregion/james-lomma-acquitted-of-all-charges-in-crane-collapse.html

http://www.cbsnews.com/8301-201_162-57422068/crane-owner-acquitted-in-deadly-2008-nyc-collapses/

http://www.nydailynews.com/news/crime/judge-clears-crane-magnate-joseph-lomma-manslaughter-deaths-article-1.1067912?localLinksEnabled=false