- New York City 05/11/2016 by Linda Perry (WBAI News)

Rally at City hall to end rape on Rikers Island, May 10, 2016
— Survivors of sexual violence and justice reform advocates from the Jails Action Coalition and a number of other justice groups rallied at City Hall to put an end to rape at Rikers. 

— The Bronx Defenders is suing Governor Cuomo and NYS Chief Justices over the clogged court system in the Bronx. The suit alleges that Bronx Criminal Court delays violate due process rights to a trial and rights to a speedy trial.