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12 Jun
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Senators Urge Delay Of NYC Housing Court Reopening To Protect Public Health

Albany – Today State Senator Liz Krueger and 15 other Senators released a letter to New York State Chief Judge Janet DiFiore, requesting that the Office of Court Administration delay the reopening of Housing Court for in-person proceedings until a ...

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12 Jun
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New York City Reopens, Part 1: The Spectrum of Risk – How to Have a Life During a Pandemic

A Virtual Town Hall recorded on Thursday, June 12th, 2020, with State Senator Liz Krueger and Dr. Julia Marcus, infectious disease epidemiologist and assistant professor at Harvard Medical School and Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Institute. To view video of the ...

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09 Jun
0

Senator Krueger Speaks On Police Reform Bill

State Senator Liz Krueger spoke today on the Senate floor regarding the following legislation addressing police violence. For video of the remarks, click here. Senate Bill 8496: This legislation will repeal section 50-a of the Civil Rights Law that provides additional ...

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09 Jun
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Update on Police Reform Legislation

A MESSAGE FROM SENATOR LIZ KRUEGER:   Dear Neighbors, This week I am back up in Albany (although most of my colleagues are, quite rightly, participating remotely) to help pass a package of bills to address the issues that have ...

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05 Jun
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Letter To New York State Chief Judge Regarding 24-hour Arraignment

New York – Today, State Senator Liz Krueger sent a letter to to the New York State Chief Judge to express concern over the decision made by Judge James Burke to allow more than 24-hours of detention without arraignment. The ...

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05 Jun
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Housing Issues Part 2: Coop Shareholders, Condo Owners, and Small Homeowners

A Virtual Town Hall recorded on Thursday, June 4th, 2020, with State Senator Liz Krueger, Kevin McConnell of Himmelstein, McConnell, and Rose Marie Cantanno of the New York Legal Assistance Group. To view the full video, click here. For more ...

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02 Jun
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Statement From Senator Liz Krueger On The Ongoing Protests In New York City

Statement From Senator Liz Krueger On The Ongoing Protests In New York City   “At this time of massive protests against the treatment of black Americans by some police officers, and the lack of accountability for those officers, I add my ...

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31 May
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Statement From Senator Liz Krueger On The Killing Of George Floyd

Statement From Senator Liz Krueger On The Killing Of George Floyd “No person of good will can observe what has unfolded across our country in the last few days without feeling a deep sense of anger and grief. Those of ...

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29 May
0

Housing Issues Part 1: Questions & Concerns for Renters

A Virtual Town Hall recorded on Thursday, May 28th, 2020, with State Senator Liz Krueger and Ellen Davidson, staff attorney at the Legal Aid Society. Full video of the event can be viewed by clicking here. Click here to find a ...

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15 May
0

Food Safety and Security

A Virtual Town Hall recorded on Thursday, May 14th, with State Senator Liz Krueger and Dr. Charles Platkin, Executive Director, Hunter College NYC Food Policy Center and Editor of DietDetective.com. Full video of the event can be viewed by clicking ...

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