State Assembly passes ‘Kalief’s Law’ to reform pretrial detention


Last week, the New York State Assembly passed law S 5988-A /A 8296-A, known as “Kalief’s Law,” to reform New York’s speedy trial provision and improve the effectiveness of the state’s criminal justice system, ensuring that people aren’t unjustly held in pretrial detention for longer than needed.

Source: State Assembly passes ‘Kalief’s Law’ to reform pretrial detention

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