The People, etc., ex rel. A. James Bell, on behalf of Okechukwu Okoronkwo, petitioner, v. Commissioner of the New York City Department of Corrections, et al., respondents.

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Supreme Court, Appellate Division, Second Department, New York.

The People, etc., ex rel. A. James Bell, on behalf of Okechukwu Okoronkwo, petitioner, v. Commissioner of the New York City Department of Corrections, et al., respondents.

2011–10484

Decided: November 22, 2011

WILLIAM F. MASTRO, J.P. L. PRISCILLA HALL SANDRA L. SGROI JEFFREY A. COHEN, JJ. A. James Bell, Brooklyn, N.Y., petitioner pro se. Daniel M. Donovan, Jr., District Attorney, Richmond County, N.Y. (David Frey of counsel), for respondents.

Argued—November 22, 2011

DECISION & JUDGMENT

Writ of habeas corpus in the nature of an application to fix bail upon Richmond County Indictment No. 169/2010.

ADJUDGED that the writ is dismissed, without costs or disbursements.

The determination of the Supreme Court, Richmond County, was not an improvident exercise of discretion, and did not violate “constitutional or statutory standards” (People ex rel. Klein v. Kruger, 25 N.Y.2d 497, 499;  see People ex rel. Rosenthal v. Wolfson, 48 N.Y.2d 230).

MASTRO, J.P., HALL, SGROI and COHEN, JJ., concur.

ENTER:

Matthew G. Kiernan

Clerk of the Court

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