Crain's New York - The most troubling piece of this law is its temporary-closing-order provision. Police Commissioner Bill Bratton says he will reevaluate the use of this practice, which lets the city ask a judge to close a premises without notice to the affected parties.
Civil Rights Clinic students prevailed on March 4, 2016 in their argument before the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit on behalf of their client, a prisoner whose civil rights action seeks appropriate medical treatment.
The Cardozo team included students Brett Dovman '16, Melissa Trenk '17 and Daniel Resnick '17, with help from fellow student Danielle Siegel '17 and coach Jillian Gautier, Program Director of the Samuel & Ronnie Heyman Center on Corporate Governance and Adjunct Professor of Law.
Indeed, this was an unusual evening: the presentation of the 2015 International Advocate for Peace Award by the Cardozo Journal of Conflict Resolution to the legendary folk group Peter, Paul, and (posthumously) Mary.