Steven Banks, New York, N.Y. (Eve Kessler of counsel), for appellant.
Charles J. Hynes, District Attorney, Brooklyn, N.Y. (Leonard Joblove and Solomon Neubort of counsel; Robert Ho on the memorandum), for respondent.
RANDALL T. ENG, P.J., DANIEL D. ANGIOLILLO, RUTH C. BALKIN, L. PRISCILLA HALL, 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 April 4, 2011, on the ground that the sentence was excessive.
ORDERED that the sentence is affirmed.
Contrary to the People's contention, the defendant did not validly waive his right to appeal (see People v Bradshaw, 18 N.Y.3d 257, 265; People v Lopez, 6 N.Y.3d 248, 256). However, the sentence imposed ...