Archive for the ‘Malakov Case’ Category

Forest Hills mom’s murder-for-hire conviction upheld

Mazoltuv Borukhova’s attempt to get released from prison was turned down by the courts.

Dershowitz aruges to overturn Malakov conviction

Prosecutors and the famed OJ Simpson attorney squared off before a panel of judges over the inner workings of the Malakov murder trial.

Borukhova decision appealed

The authorities are fighting back accusations that the trial against Mazoltuv Borukhova was unfair.

CB 6 approves street renaming for Malakov

Daniel Malakov family’s wish to memorialize him the Forest Hills community got one step closer to reality.

Judge deems Borukhova abusive mom

Mazoltuv Borukhova’s rights over her daughter continue to deteriorate as she serves her life sentence in prison.

Malakov-Wife takes stand 2

Prosecutor Brad Leventhal continued to poke holes in Mazoltuv Borukhova’s alleged alibi that she did not see the man who killed her estranged husband.

Malakov-Wife takes stand 1

In a surprise twist in the Malakov case, Mazoltuv Borukhova took the stand and denied being part in her husband’s murder. Prosecutor Brad Leventhal didn’t buy her story.

Malakov-Shooter arrested

All it took was a fingerprint and an arrest for jumping a subway turnstile to catch Daniel Malakov’s shooter. What was more shocking was that he was related to Malakov’s estranged wife.

Malakov-Psycologist Insight

One of the most overlooked facts of the Daniel Malakov murder was the affect it would have on his surviving daughter Michelle. Her mother, Mazoltuv Borukhova, ordered a hit on Malakov to gain custody of the then 4-year-old. An NYU child trauma specialist shares her thoughts on how the case would affect the girl’s childhood and development into an adult.

Malakov-Verdict: Extended Web version

It took a Queens jury less than a day to convict Daniel Malakov’s killers. The verdict could not have been better news to the slain dentist’s family.

Malakov-One Year Later

A year after Daniel Malakov was killed in a hit orchestrated by his estranged wife, his family held an emotional memorial at the park where he was shot.


After more than a year after Daniel Malakov was gunned down, his estranged wife and her accomplice were sentenced to life in prison for the homicide. Although both defendants were emotional before the judge put them behind bars forever, the punishment was bittersweet for Malakov’s family.