Monthly Archives: May 2019

Do I have to do field sobriety tests?

NO. If you are pulled over and an officer suspects you are under the influence of drugs or alcohol, they... Read More

Second Circuit: Prosecutor’s summation gives rise to viable civil rights claim against city

The Second Circuit found that the DA’s failure to train an Assistant District Attorney properly is properly the subject of... Read More

New York State Criminal Justice Reform

The State of New York has implemented sweeping changes to Criminal Procedure. New legislation expands the rights of citizens to... Read More

Voluntary Consent

An interesting read from the Yale Law Journal on just how “voluntary” consent to search is. https://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id=3369844... Read More