• Almonte v. City of Long Beach et al.: Second Circuit Extends Legislative Immunity Protection to Officials During Private Meetings
  • March 9, 2007 | Authors: Mark K. Anesh; Michael A. Carrasco
  • Law Firm: Wilson Elser Moskowitz Edelman & Dicker LLP - New York Office
  • In a recent decision, the Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit held that legislators are free to meet secretly with anyone, regardless of the person's role in the political process, to discuss, strategize and plan the course of future legislative action.