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September 9, 2019

Testimony for State Senate Codes Committee on Implementation of Pre-Trial Discovery Click For More

Senator Bailey and members of the committee, thank you for holding this hearing on the implementation of pre-trial discovery reform. It is important to have this discussion to adequately prepare for the sweeping changes that will take effect on January 1, 2020.

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June 21, 2019

DA Vance Delivers Keynote Remarks at Global Cities III Click For More

“New York State criminal procedure laws, as they exist in 2019, do not help district attorneys root out corruption; they prevent us from doing so.”

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May 22, 2019

Testimony for City Council Committee on the Justice System Oversight: Hearing on “Preparing for the Implementation of Bail, Speedy Trial, and Discovery Reform” Click For More

Thank you for having this hearing on what it will take to prepare for the implementation of the Criminal Justice Reforms. It is important to have this discussion to adequately prepare for the sweeping changes that will take effect January 1st.

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April 23, 2019

Written Testimony for NYC Board of Correction’s Special Hearing on Sexual Abuse and Sexual Harassment in New York City Correctional Facilities Click For More

Thank you for the opportunity to speak today about DA Vance’s strategies to combat sexual violence in the workplace, specifically within New York City Correctional Facilities.

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April 10, 2019

Testimony for City Council Committees on Immigration and the Justice System: Oversight Hearing on “ICE Out of New York Courts” Click For More

"New York is the safest big city in America. It is also a city of immigrants. We regard undocumented New Yorkers as equal members of our community."

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March 19, 2019

Testimony before City Council Public Safety and Finance Committees: FY20 Preliminary Budget Click For More

"The support we have received over the years from the City Council has helped us stay at the forefront of prosecutorial innovation and is critical to our continued success in reducing crime in Manhattan."


Manhattan District Attorney's Office
Manhattan District Attorney's Office2 days ago
Under our Project Reset diversion program, New Yorkers arrested for low-level offenses can complete community-based arts programming with Young New Yorkers in lieu of prosecution. Thanks to Swiss Institute / Contemporary Art New York for a powerful exhibit showcasing their work.