On Monday, A New York City Jury convicted the One World Trade Center BASE jumpers of multiple misdemeanor crimes. The jump, which they executed back in September of 2013, took the men from the top of the One World Trace Center, over several Manhattan city blocks, ultimately landing on the intersection of Vesey Street and the West Side Highway. 101 more words
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NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — The three people who BASE jumped from One World Trade Center appeared in court Wednesday, WCBS 880’s Irene Cornell reports.
The attorney for BASE jumper Andrew Rossig told the jury, “Don’t let these men be scapegoated because they embarrassed city and state government.” 198 more words