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Post date: November 20 2013

A.G. Schneiderman's Office Announces Submission Process For Response To Proposed Release Of Attica Report

NEW YORK – As part of the Office of Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman’s request to the New York State Supreme Court to unseal the Meyer Report on the 1971 uprising at the Attica Correctional Facility, the Court will accept written submissions through January 17 , 2014 from those who wish to be heard on the application. 

The Attorney General’s application is now pending in the Eighth Judicial District of the State Supreme Court before the Honorable Patrick H. NeMoyer. Judge NeMoyer also advised that, following the conclusion of the submission process, he will set a date on which the application will be heard by the Court. 

Written submissions should be mailed to: 

Patrick H. NeMoyer, Supreme Court Justice
Buffalo City Court Building
50 Delaware Avenue, Part 34
Buffalo, NY  14202 

Copies of submissions must also be mailed to Michael J. Russo, Assistant Attorney General in Charge of the Attorney General’s Buffalo Office, to the following address: 

Office of the New York State Attorney General
Buffalo Regional Office
350 Main StreetSuite 300A
Buffalo, NY  14202 

Requests for a copy of Attorney General Schneiderman’s application may be made by sending an email to AAG Russo at or by sending a letter to his attention at the Buffalo Regional Office. He can also be contacted at 716-853-8479 regarding any questions about this process. 

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