Rosemary Rivera

Rosemary Rivera, Co-Executive Director of Citizen Action of New York

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A survey by the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) found that 91% of people support criminal justice reform, and a majority of people acknowledge racial bias in the system. (Photo: Spencer Platt/Getty Images) Views
Friday, May 03, 2019
New Age of Criminal Justice Calls for a New Kind of District Attorney
The bail, discovery, and speedy trial reforms that were passed last month in New York represent the most significant overhauls of the criminal justice system that the state has seen in decades—since the early 1970s when the current criminal procedure law was enacted. Starting next year, tens of...
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