ACP coordinates the assignment of attorneys to represent individuals who cannot afford to retain an attorney in various Criminal and Family Court matters.
Presented by Loren Cunningham, MSW, Tyler Sliker, LMFT and Sarah Cumbie Reckess, Esq. WHEN: Friday May 17, 2019TIME: 12:00pm – 4:00pmWHERE: CNY Philanthropy Center Ballroom 431 E. Fayette St. Syracuse NY 13202COST: FREE!REGISTRATION: CLICK HERE
When: Saturday, May 4, 2019 9:30am – 4:30pm Where: Syracuse University College of Law 950 Irving Avenue Dineen Hall Syracuse, New York 13244-6070 United States Contact: Jennifer Van Ort firstname.lastname@example.org 518-443-2000 CLICK HERE TO REGISTER
John Grisham: Eight Reasons for America’s Shameful Number of Wrongful Convictions (CLICK HERE FOR ARTICLE) By JOHN GRISHAM MAR 11, 2018 | 5:15 AM Los Angeles Times It is too easy to convict an innocent person. The rate of wrongful convictions in the United States is estimated to be somewhere between 2% to 10%. That […]
Onondaga County Court grants Defense Counsel Ed Klein’s motion to dismiss, stating in part that the People were required to instruct the Grand Jury relative to the defense of alibi, and they did not do so. Click here for Decision/ Order Click here for Syracuse.Com Article
This high quality CLE is being presented on May 17, 2019 for appellate lawyers, Co-sponsored by NYSDA and ILS’ Appellate Defender Council. This is the first day of a 2 day CLE program for appellate lawyers. The second day will be in September (exact date to be determined). WHAT: ILS and NYSDA | Criminal Appeals […]
Cynthia Feathers is the Director of Quality Enhancement for Appellate and Post-Conviction Representation at the New York State Office of Indigent Legal Services.
By Cynthia Feathers, Director of Quality Enhancement for Appellate and Post-Conviction Representation at the New York State Office of Indigent Legal Services.
DECISION OF THE WEEK Matter of Hubert v Green, 9/7/18 – SORA / “Initial Date” Defined Correction Law § 168-h (1) states: “The duration of registration and verification for a sex offender who has not been designated a sexual predator, or a sexually violent offender, or a predicate sex offender, and who is classified as […]
Summary of Services Who We Serve ATTORNEYS: We provide technical assistance to attorneys who represent clients through the Onondaga County Assigned Counsel Program. CLIENTS: We provide Re-Entry Services to clients who reside in Onondaga County, primarily through referral from the Onondaga County Assigned Counsel Program, as well as “walk in” clients who […]