New York Criminal Law Newsletter

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  • About This Publication

    The New York Criminal Law Newsletter  features updates on Section activities, recent cases and articles about current issues. Edited by Spiros A. Tsimbinos, Esq., the New York Criminal Law Newsletter is published quarterly by the Criminal Justice Section and distributed to Section Members free of charge.

    The New York Criminal Law Newsletter is published as a benefit for members of the Criminal Justice Section and is copyrighted by the New York State Bar Association. The copying, reselling, duplication, transferring, reproducing, reusing, retaining or reprinting of this Newsletter is strictly prohibited without permission.
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  • Table of Contents Current Issue

    Spring 2015

    Message from the Chair
    Odds, and Ends
    (Mark R. Dwyer)

    Message from the Editor
    (Spiros A. Tsimbinos)

    Feature Articles

    U.S. Supreme Court Questions Overreach by Federal Prosecutors
    (Spiros A. Tsimbinos)

    New York Court of Appeals Undergoes Personnel Change—Part II
    (Spiros A. Tsimbinos)

    People v. Peque: A New Due Process Requirement with Many Open Questions
    (Sheila L. Bautista)

    New York Court of Appeals Review

    Criminal Justice Section Luncheon and Awards Ceremony

    Recent United States Supreme Court Decisions Dealing with Criminal Law

    Cases of Interest in the Appellate Divisions

    For Your Information

    • Solitary Confinement for Juvenile Inmates
    • New Congress Reveals Increasing Diversity
    • Loretta Lynch Nominated as New U.S. Attorney General
    • New Statistics on U.S. Elderly
    • Illegal Immigration
    • Cost of College Education Continues to Rise
    • District Attorney Rice Elected to Congress—Madeline Singas Assumes Office as Acting District Attorney
    • Justice Department Reports on Financial Collections
    • July 2014 Bar Examination Results
    • Former Senator Bruno Receives Reimbursement for Legal Defense Fees
    • New York Law School Enrollment Declines
    • Huge Increase in U.S. Auto Sales
    • U.S. Home Prices Rise
    • It’s Official—New York Drops to Number Four in Population Race
    • Unfortunate Increase in Police Officer Deaths
    • Judiciary Budget


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