Dec 28, 2020

Today’s Verdict: Protect Our Courts Act / Absentee Ballot Legislation / NYC Courts Judicial Hellhole

Host, David Lesch speaks with Activist Yesenia Mata about a new law protecting undocumented immigrants from being unlawfully arrested by ICE when attending the NYS courts. Then, we receive State Senator David Carlucci who talks to us about a new proposal making the count of Absentee Ballots on election night a priority. And finally, Tom Stebbins explains to us a newly released study about the negative impact on the operations of the NYC Courts due to the Covid-19 Pandemic. Host: David Lesch | Producer: Marivid Batista & Yesenia Ramos | Assistant Producer: Mateo Rojas Alingue | Editor: Luis Rebolledo | Guest: Yesenia Mata, Executive Director, La Colmena; David Carlucci, NY State Senator (D) 38th District; Tom Stebbins, Executive Director, Lawsuit Reform Alliance of New York.

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