NY State Sen. Monserrate Found Guilty Of Misdemeanor Assault

By October 15, 2013 11:01 am ET

NEW YORK – OCTOBER 15: New York State Sen. Hiram Monserrate (C) enters Kew Gardens court with lawyer Joe Tacopina (L) for a verdict in his assault case October 15, 2009 in the Kew Gardens neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City. Sen. Monserrate was found guilty of misdemeanor assault for cutting his girlfriend Karla Giraldo’s face during an argument on December 19, 2008. (Photo by Ellis Kaplan-Pool/Getty Images)