Advocates call on NYS to stop putting a price on justice

October 16, 2021

Originally published in Advocates call on NYS to Stop Putting a Price on Justice on October 13, 2021.

It’s always difficult to quantify the likelihood of it passing, but I am really confident that we will be able to pass this legislation in a matter of time particularly because we have steadily gained cosponsors in both houses and we aren’t seeing strong opposition. I think it’s common-sense legislation," stated Sen. Julia Salazar, Sponsor of the End Predatory Court Fees Act and Chair of the Senate Corrections Committee.