TITLE

PUBLIC ACCESS TO COURT RECORDS IN NEW YORK: THE EXPERIENCE UNDER UNIFORM RULE 216.1 AND THE RULE'S FUTURE IN A WORLD OF ELECTRONIC FILING

AUTHOR(S)
Carpinello, George F.
PUB. DATE
August 2003
SOURCE
Albany Law Review;2003, Vol. 66 Issue 4, p1089
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Examines rule 216.1 on sealing of court records in the New York State. Purpose of the rule; Examination of the appropriateness of the rule on electronic filing system; Assessment of the New York court's interpretation of the rule.
ACCESSION #
11004178

 

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