Attention: open in a new window. PrintE-mail

Criminal Advocacy

DNA, Collection of

A.8547 (AM Paulin) / S.5560 (Sen. Saland) - 'All-Crimes DNA Act'; requires DNA testing of all persons convicted of misdemeanors and felonies.

  • Report in support of legislation by the Criminal Advocacy Committee, Reissued July 2011
  • Statement of City Bar President Samuel W. Seymour on the All Crimes DNA Bill, February 15, 2012
  • 44th Street Blog: "Criminal Justice — by Samuel W. Seymour" - March 19, 2012
  • Signed by Governor as A.9555/S.6733, Chapter No. 19 - March 19, 2012

Gun Control

Report by the Criminal Advocacy Committee and Criminal Law Committee - Continuing to Strengthen New York’s Gun Laws, April 2013.

Wrongful Convictions

Combating wrongful convictions in New York


For a full list of committee reports, click here.