Criminal Justice

Saheed Vassell's father Eric Vassell protesting police brutality in New York.
Pantaleo was fired for his role in the death of Eric Garner. Other NYPD officers in similar cases have faced a range of punishments.
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Protestors at a press conference regarding the DOJ's decision to decline pursuing federal charges against New York City police officer Daniel Pantaleo.
Five takes on the federal decision not to press civil rights charges.
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Jeffrey Epstein's Manhattan residence.
Someone might end up with a discount on a very big house.
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Hands rolling a joint
Negotiations stalled over the weekend, but there are back-up bills
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So much for including marijuana legalization into the budget.
The measure to lessen the impact of disproportionate policing is touted as a compromise.
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What's the status of New York's efforts to legalize recreational marijuana?
Dems are in charge, polls show it’s popular, but not so much in the suburbs.
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New York Senator Jamaal Bailey speaking to a crowd about the bipartisan legislation to establish the nation's first commission to investigate prosecutorial misconduct in 2018.
Decreasing solitary confinement, parole reform among issues being considered.
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Inside the trial room at 1 Police Plaza
What’s happening to the cop accused of killing Eric Garner?
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President Donald Trump.
Last October, the Trump family’s decades-long tax schemes were revealed, but the state has taken no action.
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Groups agitating for more extreme reforms of the system were left disappointed
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