TITLE

IF THE SYSTEM IS NOT WORKING LET'S FIX IT: WHY SEVEN JUDGES ARE BETTER THAN ONE FOR DECIDING CRIMINAL LEAVE APPLICATIONS AT THE COURT OF APPEALS

AUTHOR(S)
Pierce, Alan J.
PUB. DATE
August 2010
SOURCE
Albany Law Review;2010, Vol. 73 Issue 3, p765
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the application procedures in New York for leave to appeal to the Court of Appeals in criminals cases. It details the process and work of the Appellate Courts Committee. It also discusses the report and recommendations of the New York State Bar Association (NYSBA) Criminal Justice Section. It concludes by explaining why the recommendation of the Appellate Courts Committee, which was adopted by the NYSBA, should also be adopted as the law of New York.
ACCESSION #
53956180

 

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