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IN THE NEWS: NY TIMES – “DEFENDANTS KEPT IN THE DARK ABOUT EVIDENCE, UNTIL IT’S TOO LATE”

The New York Times and the Marshall Project collaborated to shed light on New York’s unjust “Blindfold Law,” which allows prosecutors to withhold key evidence until trial.  To improve fairness in the criminal legal system and prevent wrongful convictions, Brooklyn Defender Services and a coalition of partners are working to repeal and replace the Blindfold Law with new legislation.