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New York Child Abuse Laws Are ‘Regressive’ and ‘Absurd’

New York Child Abuse Laws Are ‘Regressive’ and ‘Absurd’

By WSN Editorial Board

April 6, 2016


Filed under Opinion

New York State needs to support the victims of some of the most heinous crimes imaginable by reforming the statute of limitation and providing greater resources for the abused.

New York Must Lead Reform on Sexual Assault Laws

New York Must Lead Reform on Sexual Assault Laws

By WSN Editorial Board

February 24, 2016


Filed under Opinion

New York State should be leading the nation in establishing rights for sexual assault victims, not lagging behind the rest of the country.

Medical marijuana bill comes before New York legislature

Medical marijuana bill comes before New York legislature

April 9, 2013


Filed under News

  A new bill has been proposed in the New York State legislature that would legalize the use of marijuana in the state for medicinal purposes. The bill was introduced in both the New York State Assembly and State Senate late last March and has received the co-sponsorship of over thirty legislators. However, th...