Category Archives: Corrections

Civil Commitment Law Protects NYers from Sex Predators

In today’s NY Post, I express my concern for a State Supreme Court decision invalidating the state’s civil confinement law for sexual predators. During the Democratic primary campaign for Attorney General, then-Assemblyman Richard Brodsky slammed then-Senator, now state Attorney General, … Continue reading

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Incarcerated Parents and Their Children

The Gotham Gazette, in a terrific article, looks at the thousands of city kids who have parents in prison. GG asks, “can their bonds survive the separation and stigma?” It’s the latest in GG’s poverty series that examines efforts to … Continue reading

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The Right Way to Redistrict Now – UPDATE

Updated: Tue., Aug. 2, 2011, 12:30 AM The right way to redistrict now By MICHAEL BENJAMIN Last Updated: 12:30 AM, August 2, 2011 Posted: 10:31 PM, August 1, 2011 Read more: http://www.nypost.com/p/news/opinion/opedcolumnists/the_right_way_to_redistrict_now_qY4NzclaT2n6XT8jk7cxeL#ixzz1TvPOX87O To the fevered consternation of editorial boards and … Continue reading

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