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Correctional Officers Sue Gov. Cuomo
Governor Andrew Cuomo signed a new law that put limits on solitary confinement for inmates in New York correctional facilities. Members of the correctional facility unions are fighting back against the new law
Dec 18th Is DMX Day In New York
Senator Jamal Bailey rapped some of DMX’s lyrics on the Senate floor when the resolution was officially announced. Senator Bailey said, “ In New York, we have our own hip-hop royalty.
New York State Tax Increase
The state budget was due on April 1, but it was not submitted until Tuesday, April 6. Governor Cuomo announced that he had reached an agreement with Albany legislative leaders yesterday on a tax increase.
Should Governor Cuomo Resign?
Governor Andrew Cuomo has been making headlines for a full year now, and most of the news was good. Unfortunately for him the news has turned sour and now some legislators are calling for his resignation.
Gov Cuomo Releases 3000 Prisoners
Governor Andrew Cuomo recently authorized the release of approximately 800 people who are incarcerated for violating their probation. He also authorized the release of 2200 felons who are convicted of non-violent offenses.
Is Gun Violence Out Of Control?
David Soares, of the District Attorney’s Office, is expressing frustration with the criminal justice reform process saying that it makes the process more difficult to get to closure.
Retired Cop In Hot Seat
Last month we talked about a Cohoes Police officer, Sean, retiring after making false claims against a group of black youth. A group of activists is demanding punishment.

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