bronx defenders popular tagged News at allvoices.com

bronx defenders news

News tagged with “bronx defenders”. Found: 17 tagged news reports.
 

Your Search Returned 17 tagged news reports

 

San Francisco :: CA :: USA | 28 days ago

Credibility Credibility of 5

There's even a pet store in Berkeley called the Holistic Hound. Now comes a new twist on the notion -- holistic criminal defense...Department of Justice is supporting efforts to spread the approach nationwide, including to enthusiastic Bay Area

Tags:

New York City :: NY :: USA | 5 months ago

Credibility Credibility of 5

In the American criminal justice system, you have the right to an attorney. And if you cannot afford an attorney, one will be appointed for you...Immigration proceedings are civil matters, and the Constitution does not extend the right to court-

Tags:

Los Angeles :: CA :: USA | 6 months ago

Credibility Credibility of 5

Bronx residents who can't make their bail now have a financial backer who can help them avoid jail time. The Bronx Freedom Fund has already helped five cash-strapped defendants charged with misdemeanor crimes avoid pretrial detention since it

Tags:

New York City :: NY :: USA | 6 months ago

Credibility Credibility of 5

The landlord claimed that Mr. Smith, who had pleaded guilty two years earlier to cocaine possession, had used his apartment to sell drugs, and so could be evicted. Kemper Diehl, a wide-eyed, third-year Columbia Law School student, argued otherwise.

Tags:

New York City :: NY :: USA | 12 months ago

Credibility Credibility of 5

Federal Suit Claims Police Distort Marijuana Searches to Create Misdemeanors Published: May 1, 2013 One man was walking home with groceries...That is when the men say police officers confronted them, sometimes violently, searched their clothing and

Tags:

New York City :: NY :: USA | 12 months ago

Credibility Credibility of 5

April 30, 2013 Michael Appleton for The New York Times When Danilo Melendez, a father of three, decided to contest the charge against him of marijuana possession, his court date was postponed eight times before the prosecutors dropped the case.

Tags:

New York City :: NY :: USA | 1 year ago

Credibility Credibility of 5

In South Bronx, Legal Aid and Shoulders to Lean On The new reception center of the nonprofit Bronx Defenders in Melrose. The group handles 28,000 criminal cases a year up from 12,500 in 2011 and an additional 2,000 civil cases. Published: February 27,

Tags:

New York City :: NY :: USA | 1 year ago

Credibility Credibility of 5

In New York, plea deals account for 99.6% of convicted misdemeanors, which would include protests deemed unlawful. Photograph: Tina Fineberg/AP If you've ever been arrested for a misdemeanor offense, like jumping a turnstile, smoking a joint, or

Tags:

New York City :: NY :: USA | over 1 year ago

Credibility Credibility of 5

You can choose another option on the listen/watch page if you prefer. download:   A federal judge has ruled that New York City police are not allowed to routinely stop pedestrians outside of private residential buildings in the Bronx. The stops are

Tags:

New York City :: NY :: USA | over 1 year ago

Credibility Credibility of 5

Mario Tama/Getty Images Campaigners fighting the New York City police department's controversial stop-and-frisk policy have been buoyed by a federal court victory that declared one use of the policy to be "systematically" unconstitutional.

Tags:



Use of this site is governed by our Terms of Use Agreement and Privacy Policy.

© Allvoices, Inc. 2008-2014. All rights reserved. Powered by PulsePoint.