Recent Streetsblog NYC posts about Court of Appeals

Appeals Court Nixes Murder Conviction of Off-Meds Driver Who Killed Two

A state appeals court reduced the conviction of a commercial truck driver who killed two Manhattan pedestrians while off his epilepsy medication. According to the New York Law Journal, the ruling cited as precedent a recent decision by the Court of Appeals, New York’s highest court, which prosecutors feared would make it more difficult to bring cases against motorists who […]