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Decriminalizing minor offenses a positive step

Decriminalizing minor offenses a positive step

By WSN Editorial Board

April 21, 2015


Filed under Opinion

Reclassifying minor offenses as civil infractions rather than criminal offenses is a step in the right direction, and the city council is to be commended.

Legislation to alter immigration laws

By Stephanie Grella, contributing writer

October 8, 2014


Filed under News

New York City will no longer be honoring detention requests for undocumented immigrants without a warrant from a federal judge.