PUBLICATIONS by Richard Aborn

New York City Makes Changes to Summons Court

Wall Street Journal (April 14, 2015)
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NYC needs 1,000 new cops so it can protect communities better

amNEWYORK (May 21, 2015)
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Stop cyber fights before they get bloody: Column

USA Today (April 5, 2015)
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Reform conditions in prisons

Albany Times Union (April 1, 2015)
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Mayor is Handcuffed on NYPD Size

Wall Street Journal (March 19, 2015)
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Ensuring Long-Term Oversight and Accountability at Rikers

Gotham Gazetter (Feb 12, 2015)
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NYPD rift is a chance to improve the system

amNEWYORK (Jan. 15, 2015)
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Demilitarize towns, help fund the NYPD

New York Daily News (Sept. 29, 2014)
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Cruelty to adolescents at Rikers Island will ruin the lives of thousands: expert

Daily News (Aug.4, 2014)
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Aborn: A commonsense gun restriction

Newsday (June 1, 2014)
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College for convicts? Yes

Daily News (Feb. 23, 2014)
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Raise age for adult crimes

Daily News (Dec. 9, 2013)
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Prisons: In Jail, But Not Sentenced

 Americas Quarterly (with Ashley Cannon)(Winter 2013)
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Preventing school shootings starts with gun safety at home

The Record (Nov. 2, 2013)


Toward a Future, Wiser Court: A Blueprint for Overturning District of Columbia v. Heller

Fordham Urban Law Journal (with Marlene Koury)(Fall 2012)
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A Stalled Farewell to Arms—Reinvigorating the Gun Control Movement
NYSBA Government, Law and Policy Journal(with Marlene Koury) (Summer 2012)

Reprinted with permission from: Government, Law and Policy Journal, Summer 2012, Vol. 14, No. 1, published by the New York State Bar Association, One Elk Street, Albany, NY 12207
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Why Indifference to Gun Violence is a National Crime

Washington Post (May 31, 2012)
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DNA Can Boost NY Justice

New York Post (Jan. 10, 2012)
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No More Jared Lee Loughners

Daily News (Jan. 8, 2012)
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DNA Tests Should Be Routine as Fingerprints

Albany Times Union (July 8, 2010)
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Make DNA the New Fingerprint

New York Daily News (2009)
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States Must Unite to Put an End to Illegal Gun Trafficking

New York Daily News (2008)
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City Should Help Judicial System

New York Daily News (Jan. 22, 2008)
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DNA: Connect N.Y. Dots

New York Daily News (2008)
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Juvie Crime Wave Could Bring Rising Violent Tide

New York Daily News (2006)
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Gambling: Who’s Really at Risk? The Connection Between Gambling and Crime

(May 19, 2005)
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The End of Recidivism

The Nation (March 4, 2005)
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