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Entries by Dan Collins from 06/2012

The Road to Stop-and-Frisk Reform: Take a Bow, Civil Libertarians

| Posted 06.05.2012 | New York

Kudos to the small group of dedicated civil libertarians who have struggled for years to bring this important problem to the attention of the public.

Andrew Cuomo Is in the Zone But...

| Posted 06.12.2012 | New York

The New York governor's poll numbers are astronomical, but his support for casino gambling has so far proved to be an embarrassment.

GOP Bump on the Road to Stop-and-Frisk Reform

| Posted 06.22.2012 | New York

Governor Cuomo wanted to decriminalize the public display of small amounts of marijuana as long as it's not being smoked. This sounds like a hair-splitting, minimalist change in the law, but it was extremely important.

New York's Stealth Primary Puts Congress in Spotlight

| Posted 06.25.2012 | New York

Tuesday is primary day for New York. Surprised? This is the second of three state primary dates. Mitt Romney won the presidential primary in April. (What? You didn't hear about that either?)