January 19, 2021 A lawsuit claims a group of elderly and/or medically vulnerable inmates were placed at a heightened risk of contracting COVID-19 after being transferred to a remote prison.
October 14, 2020 A class action alleges the New York State Division of Homeland Security and Emergency Services have failed to make the NY-Alerts notification service accessible to blind residents.
August 31, 2020 A proposed class action alleges executive orders codifying New York's 50-person cap on weddings were issued in an unconstitutionally arbitrary way.
July 22, 2020 A class action says thousands of NY voters will “simply have their votes discarded” because they were unaware that absentee ballots must be stamped by the U.S. Postal Service.
June 29, 2020 A class action alleges New York Governor Andrew Cuomo and New York City Mayor Bill De Blasio's imposition of a mandatory curfew amid protests in early June 2020 had no constitutional justification.
January 24, 2019 A class action challenges NY state's alleged policy of keeping mentally ill individuals in prison past their scheduled release dates while they wait for a vacancies in community-based health programs.