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Reentry Resource Center - New York

Serving People from Arrest to Reintegration

Reentry Resource Center: New York

Welcome to the New York State-based support network and information clearinghouse on prison, reentry, and the consequences of criminal proceedings. Attorneys, social service providers, policy advocates, individuals with criminal records, family, and community members are encouraged to join for full access to the online resource library, monthly mailings, and calendar updates. Click here for the national site.

Welcome!  Where to begin?

Download our Fully Revised and Expanded Manual on the
Consequences of Criminal Proceedings in New York

Created for defense attorneys, civil legal services attorneys, and reentry advocates the manual details hundreds of consequences in New York State that flow from a criminal arrest or conviction, and strategies for navigating them. Every section has been updated with expanded citations to case law and useful practice tips. Click here to download the manual.


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For National Research, Policy, and General Information visit:

Reentry Net National Library

Sponsoring and Contributing Organizations

Contact us for more information, or to set up onsite user-training.

Resource of the Week

June, 2016

Motion Granted to Preclude Sealed Records of an Arrest (NDS)

The Honorable Sabrina B. Kraus granted a motion precluding sealed records from entering into housing court case. Citing Reed v. NY City  Dept. Of  Housing Preservation, Kraus held that the case did not satisfy any of the exceptions for which sealed records could be unsealed and therefore the respondents would suffer adverse consequences.  


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