Jul 15, 2022

Today’s Verdict: Lawsuit Against NYS Police | Expansion of Sick Paid Leave | Gun Laws in NY

On this edition of Today’s Verdict, we speak with Bobby Hodgson, supervising attorney at NYCLU about the lawsuit against the New York State Police for unlawfully denying the NYCLU’s requests for records related to police misconduct authorized to be disclosed following the 2020 repeal of 50-a. Then, Claudia Henriquez from the NYC Department of Consumer and Worker Protection explains to us the expansion of NYC Sick Paid Safe & Sick Leave for parents or guardians who need to get their child vaccinated against COVID-19. Lastly, Senator Kevin Parker talks about the current gun laws in New York such as equal protection and licensing of firearms. Host: David Lesch | Producer: Yesenia Ramos | Editor: Luis Rebolledo | Guest(s): Bobby Hodgson, NYCLU Supervising Attorney; Claudia Henriquez, Director of Litigation, DCWP; Kevin Parker, NYS Senator, 21st District.

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