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Cuomo signs bills to protect victims

Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo has signed two bills that will further shield children from sexual offenders and protect victims of domestic violence. The first bill restricts the parental rights of convicted sexual offenders when a child is born as a ...

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Cuomo kicks off economic development councils

The third round of the Regional Economic Development Council is officially underway with Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo hosting council co-chairs and local economic development officials in Albany to detail the process and officially launch the 2013 competition. “Over the past ...

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Cuomo proposes new class of corruption crimes

The Public Trust Act, new legislation being proposed by Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo, would create a new class of public corruption crimes and enhance New York prosecutors’ ability to crack down on public corruption across the state. Currently, the laws ...

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Cuomo nominates downstate justice to COA

Justice Sheila Abdus-Salaam, an associate justice of the Appellate Division, First Department, is Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo’s nominee to fill a vacancy on the state Court of Appeals. If confirmed by the Senate, she will be the first African-American woman ...

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Fahey makes the cut for COA consideration

Supreme Court Justice Eugene M. Fahey is among seven nominees being recommended to Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo for consideration to fill a vacancy on the state Court of Appeals. Fahey, a justice from Buffalo who sits on the Appellate Division, ...

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Cuomo launches spirits industry website

A one-stop website has been launched to provide New York’s wine, beer and spirit producers with a single point of government contact for assistance regarding regulations, licensing, state incentives, and any other questions or issues facing the industry. The site ...

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Cuomo’s annual address set for Jan. 9

Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo has announced the 2013 State of the State Address will be at 1:30 p.m. Jan. 9 in the Empire State Plaza Convention Center. “The State of the State Address serves as an opportunity to speak directly ...

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Flags directed to half-staff

Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo has directed that flags on state government buildings be flown at half-staff on Thursday in honor of a Rochester soldier who died Dec. 13 of wounds suffered in Afghanistan on Dec. 9. Army Staff Sgt. Nicholas ...

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