New proposals for ‘FoodStat’ and possible zoning incentives could help bring healthier food to areas with limited access.
Expanded drug courts and holistic re-entry planning are under discussion, along with up to 3,000 more slots for addiction treatment.
The state’s drug laws are improved — but prisons still have ‘a huge feeder system called the criminal justice system in the state of New York,’ says John Jay Prof. Todd Clear in this Q&A.
A Staten Island Republican seeks to serve as the people’s champion.
As candidates vie to replace Public Advocate Betsy Gotbaum, this article — first in a series on the race for Number Two — looks at the history and challenges of the office.