Lynn W. L. Fahey, New York, N.Y., for appellant.
Charles J. Hynes, District Attorney, Brooklyn, N.Y. (Leonard Joblove and Linda Breen of counsel; Robert Ho on the memorandum), for respondent.
RANDALL T. ENG, P.J. MARK C. DILLON CHERYL E. CHAMBERS LEONARD B. AUSTIN, JJ.
DECISION & ORDER
Appeal by the defendant, as limited by his motion, from a sentence of the Supreme Court, Kings County (D'Emic, J.), imposed September 8, 2011, upon his plea of guilty, on the ground that the sentence was excessive.
ORDERED that the sentence is affirmed.
The defendant's purported waiver of his right to appeal was invalid (see People v Bradshaw, 18 N.Y.3d 257, 265; People v DeSimone, 80 N.Y.2d 273, 283) and, thus, does not preclude review of his excessive sentence claim. However, the sentence ...