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[Acosta v. DOE] NY Court of Appeals Affirms Appellate Division's Decision in Reversing Department of Education Application of Article 23-A (2011)

  • Organization: New York State Court of Appeals
  • Document Type: Case law/admin decisions
  • Date Created: Friday, March 25, 2011
  • Submitted: Monday, March 28, 2011
  • Attachment(s): PDF

New York State Court of Appeals concludes that the Department of Education failed to comply with the minimum requirements of the Correction Law by not reviewing all of the documentation that the petitioner submitted and thus acted arbitrarily in denying petitioner's application for security clearance.

Appellate Division, First Department's Decision

Amicus Brief jointly filed by the Community Service Society of New York, The Bronx Defenders, Legal Action Center, The Fortune Society, Osborne Association and STRIVE.

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