crimes and misdemeanors

Jerk Arrested

A guest walks out of the Jane Hotel, a new hotel built around the concept of budget conscious travel with style on March 23, 2009 in New York City. Opening in stages until the end of the summer, the Jane Hotel will offer approximately 150 small rooms-7 feet wide by eight feet long- at less than $100 per night and slightly larger
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A 35-year-old man has been charged with forcible touching for grabbing a woman’s butt as she talked to her boyfriend outside the Jane Hotel last Wednesday night, DNAinfo reports. Let this be a cautionary tale for legions of dudes who seem to think that harassing people is just one component of a totally epic night. 

Update: The charges in this case were dismissed in January 2015.