NY Attorney General Announces Sweeping Changes to Help the Unjustly Convicted

NYS State Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman today announced that he will propose legislation that revises Section 8-b of the New York State Court of Claims Act, which allows people who are wrongfully convicted of a crime, imprisoned and subsequently had their convictions overturned to present a claim for damages against the state. The Attorney… Continue reading NY Attorney General Announces Sweeping Changes to Help the Unjustly Convicted