A sign of positive progress in criminal justice reform for New York City -- reducing punishment for minor offenses.
Bravo to Governor Cuomo for his "Raise the Age" initiative, which seeks to stop treating New York's teenagers as adults in the criminal justice system.
Click here or below to read about the Raise the Age initiative on the ny.gov website.
Click here to read an op-ed by Westchester DA Janet DiFiore.
Two pieces about Civil Asset Forfeiture raise the question -- are due process rights being violated?
Read about it in the New Yorker and at CNN.com.
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