News & Press

Posted on Wednesday, February 7, 2024 at 3:42 PM
Albany, NY February 7, 2024 – DRNY has filed a complaint against New York State, The Unified Court System of the State of New York, Honorable Rowan D. Wilson, as Chief Judge of the New York State Unified Court System, and Honorable Joseph A. Zayas, as Chief Administrative Judge of the New York State Unified Court System for subjecting New Yorkers to illegal and discriminatory guardianships under New York State Surrogate’s Court Procedure Act Article 17-a ("SCPA 17-a”).
Posted on Monday, December 11, 2023 at 12:34 AM
December 11, 2023 Albany, NY – Disability Rights New York is pleased to announce that our Executive Director Timothy A....
Posted on Wednesday, December 6, 2023 at 12:00 AM
We are thrilled to share the news that our Executive Director Tim Clune was named one of the Nonprofit Power...
Posted on Tuesday, August 15, 2023 at 2:52 PM
Disability Rights New York (DRNY), together with Prisoners’ Legal Services of New York (PLS) received a groundbreaking decision from the...
Posted on Tuesday, August 15, 2023 at 2:31 PM
Today the Brennan Center for Justice NYU Law and Disability Rights New York published How to Improve Early Voting Accessibility in...
Posted on Tuesday, August 15, 2023 at 2:28 PM
Early voting is still relatively new in New York. While some applaud the reform, others are disappointed in how polling...
Posted on Monday, July 10, 2023 at 12:11 PM
Comment on Proposed Amendments of section 19.5 of the Rules of the Board of Regents and Sections 100.2, 200.1, 200.7,...
Posted on Wednesday, June 7, 2023 at 1:43 PM
Every year, DRNY is required to create subject matter priorities for its programs. We are asking YOU for your comments...
Posted on Thursday, May 4, 2023 at 3:42 PM
Albany, NY May 04, 2023- DRNY secured a settlement agreement for the complaint filed in January 2017, against Nassau County alleging the County...
Posted on Thursday, May 4, 2023 at 1:29 PM
As the written accounts of this public, modern-day, lynching have been reported on, we are faced with the 4-minute-long video...