New York State Bar Association President: Signing of Clean Slate Act Heralds a Monumental Day for Justice and Fair Treatment

Richard Lewis, president of the New York State Bar Association, issued the following statement about Gov. Kathy Hochul signing the Clean Slate Act into law: ‚ÄúThis is a monumental day for equal treatment in New York. The law now recognizes that offenders who have paid their debt to society should not be permanently marked by … Continue reading New York State Bar Association President: Signing of Clean Slate Act Heralds a Monumental Day for Justice and Fair Treatment