Issues: Judiciary

Committee Meeting: Judiciary Meeting

Senate Standing Committee on Judiciary Senator John J. Bonacic, Chair 11:30 AM, Tuesday, March 29, 2011 Room 123 CAP

March 29, 11:30 AM - 12:23 PM
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Committee Meeting: Judiciary Meeting

Senate Standing Committee on Judiciary Senator John J. Bonacic, Chair 1:30 PM, Monday, March 14, 2011 Room 124 Cap

March 14, 1:30 PM - 2:07 PM
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Committee Meeting: Judiciary Meeting

Senate Standing Committee on Judiciary Senator John J. Bonacic, Chair 11:30 AM, Tuesday, March 1, 2011 Room 510 LOB

March 1, 11:30 AM - 11:49 AM
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Senator Liz Krueger Secures Passage of Legislation That Cracks Down on Identity Theft

For Immediate Release | February 14, 2011

Katie Kincaid | kincaid.nysenate@gmail.com | 646-784-0485

(Albany, NY) – Last week, the Senate passed Legislation introduced by Senator Krueger, which will help crack down on illegal activity linked to identity theft. Under the new law, if a crime is committed in connection with identity theft, the courts will have the jurisdiction to hear the crimes together. The bill passed the Senate with overwhelming support and is now being sent to the Assembly where it is sponsored by Joe Lentol (D-Brooklyn), Chair of the Codes Committee.

February 14, 2011
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Committee Meeting: Judiciary Meeting

Senate Standing Committee on Judiciary Senator John J. Bonacic, Chair 1:00 PM, Monday, February 14, 2011 Room 510 LOB

February 14, 1:00 PM - 1:04 PM
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Committee Meeting: Judiciary Meeting

Senate Committee on JudiciaryJohn J. Bonacic12:30pm, Monday, January 24th, 2011 Room 123 CAP

January 24, 12:30 PM - 12:37 PM
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January 14, 2011
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Senate Confirms Nominees To Court Of Claims And Several Supreme Court Districts

The State Senate Majority has confirmed eight Executive nominees to the Court of Claims and the Supreme Court’s Second, Fourth, Tenth and Eleventh Districts.

 

Glen T. Bruening (Guilderland)

November 29, 2010
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Statement From Senator José Peralta Regarding Today’s Court Decision To Issue an Injunction Against Arizona’s Divisive Immigration Enforcement Law

“As a Dominican American who represents one of the most diverse communities in this country, I applaud Judge Susan Bolton of Federal District Court’s decision to issue an injunction against  Arizona’s divisive immigration enforcement law.  Allowing any governing body to legalize racial profiling is appalling and flies in the face of our core belief of “innocent until proven guilty”.

July 28, 2010
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Senator Krueger Explains No Fault Divorce

New York is the only state without no-fault divorce. Liz Krueger, New York State Senator (D-Manhattan, 26th district), talks about her support of the State Senate's passage of no-fault divorce legislation. Plus, Andrew Eliot, a matrimonial attorney at Chemtob, Moss, Foreman, & Talbert, LLP, discusses how a no-fault system would affect how divorces are settled and how the practice of matrimonial law will be affected.

To Listen: http://beta.wnyc.org/shows/bl/2010/jun/17/no-fault-finally/

June 28, 2010
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Keeping Kids Safe: Majority Mandates Life Without Parole For Child Killers

Child Protection Act of 2010 Strengthens Penal Law, Establishes New Penalties for Murder & Rape of a Child

June 28, 2010
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Committee Meeting: Judiciary Meeting

SenateStanding Committee on Judiciary Senator John Sampson, Chair 10:00 AM, Tuesday, June 29, 2010 Room 124 CAP

The committee will consider the following nominations. Michelle Ila Schauer as Judge of the Westchester County Family Court; Vincent J. Rizzo as Judge of the Monroe County Court; and Glen T. Bruening as Judge of the Court of Claims.

June 29, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
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Keeping Kids Safe: Majority Mandates Life Without Parole For Child Killers

Child Protection Act of 2010 Strengthens Penal Law,Establishes New Penalties for Murder & Rape of a child

June 25, 2010
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Juvenile Justice Reform Passes Senate

Legislation helps youth offenders access skills & resources to becomehealthy, contributing members of society

June 22, 2010
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Senate Passes Legislation Creating 21 New Family Court Judgeships, Protecting New York’s Most Vulnerable

The Senate Democratic Majority passed legislation (S5968A/Sampson) that will establish 21 new Family Court judgeships throughout the state, including New York City and several counties. This legislation represents the first major infusion of new Family Court judges in more than three decades. 

June 22, 2010
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