Cuomo's Anti-Corruption Bill Isn't Bulletproof

Law360, New York (May 2, 2013, 8:27 PM EDT) -- New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo's anti-public corruption bill is on mostly solid legal ground, but a bid to change how grand jury probes work could trigger challenges from witnesses confused over the extent of their immunity and a proposed anti-bribery statute could take flak on free-speech grounds, experts say.

Their comments came as the governor, stung by a slew of federal bribery busts implicating elected officials around the state, puts on a full-court press to strengthen penalties for corruption, boost the dollar amounts at stake, create...
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