PHOTO BY RICHARD KORMAN Maria Leo (right), mother of crane operator Donald Leo, expressed disappointment with the ruling. Related Links: Judge Acquits NYC Crane Owner A state court judge in Manhattan has cleared crane owner James F. Lomma of all charges related to a 2008 tower- crane collapse in New York City that killed a crane operator and a sewer worker. The saga is not over, though, as the victims' attorneys prepare to mount a civil trial against Lomma.Judge Daniel Conviser declared Lomma not guilty of all six counts, which included second-degree manslaughter, criminally negligent homicide and reckless endangerment. Some
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