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Lifton introduces bill creating evictions database

TOMPKINS COUNTY, N.Y. — Assemblymember Barbara Lifton introduced legislation aimed at bringing transparency to the evictions process statewide by making details on proceedings publicly available in a state-maintained database. “Tens of thousands of evictions occur every year in our state, but there is no easy, centralized way to access those records, and information is often […]