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Report Finds Only 6 Percent of Written Criminal Court Decisions Are Published Each Year
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Report Finds Only 6 Percent of Written Criminal Court Decisions Are Published Each Year

The watchdog groups Reinvent Albany and Scrutinize recently released a report that estimates a meager 6 percent of all New York state criminal court decisions are actually published annually.  These findings have prompted Senate Deputy Majority Leader Michael Gianaris, D-Queens, to call for legislation that would emphasize judicial transparency. The […]

Attorney General Report Helps New Yorkers Give Wisely This Holiday Season
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Attorney General Report Helps New Yorkers Give Wisely This Holiday Season

With the holiday giving season underway, New York State Attorney General Letitia James is reminding New Yorkers to be mindful in their benevolence; risks of fraud, scams and the misallocation of donations are always lurking. On Monday, James and her office released her “Pennies for Charity: Fundraising by Professional Fundraisers,” […]