SENATOR ANDREW LANZA DEBATES HIS LEGISLATION WHICH WOULD PROHIBIT FUNDING FOR FEDERAL TERRORISM TRIALS IN NY CIVIL COURTS

Andrew J Lanza

May 31, 2013

This week the Senate gave passage to  Senate Bill S.2142, sponsored by Senator Andrew Lanza, which would prohibit New York State, or its local governments, from funding any civilian trials of enemy combatants for acts of terrorism in federal courts located in New York.