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2020-2021 NYS Bail Reform Changes

Late Thursday, NY lawmakers approved the 2021 Budget, a 177 billion dollar plan that includes COVID-19 relief, new paid sick leave, and the banning of flavored e-cigarettes.  Tucked within that budget, are anticipated changes to the recently effective bail and discovery changes in the criminal procedure law.   Here are some of the major changes… Read more »