“More Mercy, Less Prison in a Shift for Cuomo”

Read this October 24, 2015 New York Times piece, by columnist Jim Dwyer, announcing Governor Cuomo’s creation of a “clemency project” to find worthy candidates. In a statement, Governor Cuomo said, “Today we are taking a critical step toward a more just, more fair, and more compassionate New York. With this new initiative, we are seeking to identify those deserving of a second chance and to help ensure that clemency is a more accessible and tangible reality.”

Filed under: In the Media, News and Updates