New York’s Top Court Shields Police Misconduct Records From Public View

New York’s top court on Tuesday blocked efforts to shine a light on the records of cops who misbehave on duty. New York’s State Civil Rights Law has a section ( 50-a ) that broadly seals the personnel records of police, corrections officers, and firefighters, even in cases of misconduct.

Source: New York’s Top Court Shields Police Misconduct Records From Public View

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