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NYSBA Supports Legalization of Adult Recreational Marijuana in NY

The New York State Bar Association has adopted a report from the NYSBA Committee on Cannabis Law that supports the legalization of adult recreational marijuana use in New York.

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Justice Elena Kagan Honored at NYSBA’s Sold-Out Gala Dinner

Nearly 1,000 members of the New York State Bar Association honored United States Supreme Court Associate Justice Elena Kagan.

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State AG: Moral Leadership Needed to Combat Hate

New York Attorney General Letitia James says the country needs "moral leadership" again to help combat the recent rise in white nationalism and domestic terrorism.

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NYSBA To Reach Out to World’s Bar Associations

Over the next five months, New York State Bar Association President Hank Greenberg will reach out to every major bar association around the world.

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Court System Adopts Standards of Civility Developed by NYSBA

Updated Standards of Civility that were developed by the New York State Bar Association (NYSBA) have been approved by the Judicial Departments of the Appellate Division of the New York State Supreme Court.

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