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SUPREME COURT OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK County of Albany

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Senator Elizabeth O'C. Little, Senator

Patrick Gallivan, Senator Patricia Ritchie, Senator James Seward, Senator George Maziarz, Senator Catharine Young, Senator Joseph Griffo, Senator Stephen M. Saland, Senator Thomas O'Mara, James Patterson, John Mills, William Nelson, Robert Ferris, Wayne Speenburgh, David Callard, Wayne McMaster, Brian Scala, Peter Tortorici,

Plaintiffs,

-against-

New York State Task Force on Demographic Research and Reapportionment, New York State Department of Correctional Services,

Defendant,

-and-

NAACP New York State Conference,

V oices of Community Activists and Leaders, and Common Cause of New York, Robert Ballan, Michael Bailey, Judith Brink, Tedra Cobb, Frederick A. Edmond III, Melvin Faulkner, Daniel Jenkins, Robert Kessler, Steven Mangual, Edward Mulraine, Christine Parker, Pamela Payne, Devine Pryor, Tabitha Sieloff, and Gretchen Stevens,

Defendant-Intervenors

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AFFIRMATION OF PETER WAGNER IN SUPPORT OF MOTION FOR ADMISSION PRO HAC VICE

Affirmation

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I, PETER WAGNER, hereby subscribe and affirm under penalty of perjury as follows:

1. I &1.1. the legal director at the Prison Policy Initiative, non-profit organization specializing ill the cffcctc of mneeincerceration on democracy. I have been retained as attorney for DefendatIntervenors in the above-entitled action.

2. By the motion of Allegra Chapman, I seek to be admitted pro hac vice for the purposes,

of appearance as co-counsel on behalf of the Defendant-Intervenors in the above-entitled case only and pursuant to 520.11 of the Rules of the Court of Appeals of the State of New York, governing the admission and practice of attorneys before the courts of this state without examination.

3. I am not admitted to practice in the State of New York. I am a member in good standing

in all jurisdictions in which I have been admitted to practice. I am a member in good standing of the bar of the State of Massachusetts (BBO No. 662207), where I maintain my principal office. A certificate of my admission and good standing is attached as Exhibit 1.

4. I am associated with Allegra Chapman of Demos, a member in good standing of the New

York Bar. Ms. Chapman shall appear with me in the proceeding and shall be the person upon whom all papers in the connection with the cause shall be served.

5. I am familiar with and shall comply with the standards of professional conduct imposed

upon members of the New York bar, including the rules of court governing the conduct of attorneys and Rules of Professional Conduct promulgated as joint rules of the Appellate Divisions of the Supreme Court (22 NYCRR Part 1200). I have never been the subject of any arrest, charge or conviction for any felony or misdemeanor.

Executed this 12th day of May, 2011 Easthampton, MA

~IY submitted, PETER WAGNER, ESQ. Prison Policy Initiative PO Box 127 Northampton, MA 01061

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Telephone: (413) 527-0845 Facsimile: (617) 849-5915

Email: pwagner@prisonpoIicy.org

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Commonwealth of Massachusetts }

County of H(bYl~'~e, 55.

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to be the person(s) whose name(s) was/were signed on the preceding or attached document in my presence, and who swore or affirmed to me that the contents of the document are truthful and accurate to the best of his/her/their knowledge and belief.

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© 2004 National Notary Association· 9350 De Soto Ave., P.O. Box 2402· Chatsworth, CA 91313-2402· www.NationaINotary.org Item No. 5952 Reorder: Call Toll-Free 1-800 US NOTARY (1-800~876-6827)

COMMONWEALTH OF MASSACHUSETTS

SUFFOLK, SS.

BE IT REMEl'.1BERED, that at the Supreme Judicial Court holden at Boston

within and for said County of Suffolk, on the twentieth

day of

June

A.D. 2005 , said Court being the highest

Court of Record in said Commonwealth:

Peter J. Wagner

being found duly qualified in that behalf, and having taken and subscribed the oaths required by law, was admitted to practice as an Attorney, and, by virtue thereof, as a Counsellor at Law, in any of the Courts of the said Commonwealth: that said Attorney is at present a member of the Bar, and is in good standing according to the records of this Court*.

In testimony whereof, I have hereunto set my hand and affixed the seal of said Court, this fourteenth day of April

in the year of our Lord two thousand and eleven

• Records of private discipline, if any, such as a private reprimand imposed by the Board of Bar Overseers or by any court, are not covered by this certification.

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SUPREME COURT OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK County of Albany

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Senator Elizabeth O'C. Little, Senator

Patrick Gallivan, Senator Patricia Ritchie, Senator James Seward, Senator George Maziarz, Senator Catharine Young, Senator Joseph Griffo, Senator Stephen M. Saland, Senator Thomas O'Mara, James Patterson, John Mills, William Nelson, Robert Ferris, Wayne Speenburgh, David Callard, Wayne McMaster, Brian Scala, Peter Tortorici,

Affirmation

Index No. 2310-2011

Plaintiffs,

-against-

New York State Task Force on Demographic Research and Reapportionment, New York State Department of Correctional Services,

Defendant,

-and-

NAACP New York State Conference, Voices of Community Activists and Leaders, and Common Cause of New York, Robert BalIan, Michael Bailey, Judith Brink, Tedra Cobb, Frederick A. Edmond III, Melvin Faulkner, Daniel Jenkins, Robert Kessler, Steven Mangual, Edward Mulraine, Christine Parker, Pamela Payne, Devine Pryor, Tabitha Sieloff, and Gretchen Stevens,

Defendant-Intervenors

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AFFIRMATION OF ALEKS KAJSTURA IN SUPPORT OF MOTION FOR ADMISSION PRO HAC VICE

I, ALEKS KAJSTURA, hereby subscribe and affirm under penalty of perjury as follows:

1. I am the legal director at the Prison Policy Initiative, non-profit organization specializing in the effects of mass incarceration on democracy. I have been retained as attorney for DefendatIntervenors in the above-entitled action.

2. By the motion of Allegra Chapman, I seek to be admitted pro hac vice for the purposes,

of appearance as co-counsel on behalf of the Defendant-Intervenors in the above-entitled case only and pursuant to 520.11 of the Rules of the Court of Appeals of the State of New York, governing the admission and practice of attorneys before the courts of this state without examination.

3. I am not admitted to practice in the State of New York. I am a member in good standing

in all jurisdictions in which I have been admitted to practice. I am a member in good standing of the bar of the State of Massachusetts (BBO No. 672621), where I maintain my principal office. A certificate of my admission and good standing is attached as Exhibit 1.

4. I am associated with Allegra Chapman of Demos, a member in good standing of the New

York Bar. Ms. Chapman shall appear with me in the proceeding and shall be the person upon whom all papers in the connection with the cause shall be served.

5. I am familiar with and shall comply with the standards of professional conduct imposed

upon members of the New York bar, including the rules of court governing the conduct of attorneys and Rules of Professional Conduct promulgated as joint rules of the Appellate Divisions of the Supreme Court (22 NYCRR Part 1200). I have never been the subject of any arrest, charge or conviction for any felony or misdemeanor.

Executed this 12th day of May, 2011 Easthampton, MA

Respectfully submitted,

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ALEKS KAJSTURA, ESQ. Prison Policy Initiative POBox 127

Northampton, MA 01061

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Telephone: (413) 527-0845 Facsimile: (617) 849-5915

Email: akaist'ura@prlsonpolicy;org

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MASSACHUSETTS JURAT Gov. Exec. Ord. #455 (03-13), §5(e)

Commonwealth of Massachusetts

County of Ho..rnp-eh'\Y'oe

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Pri.NaJi~itA B. SCHUMANN

My Commission ~ HoIaIy FYlk Commallw.1Ib ._ '1allB+uea!Ia My Cammieaion EJpire& May 26, 2017

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© 2004 National Notary Association' 9350 De Soto Ave., P.O. Box 2402 • Chatsworth, CA 91313-2402 • www.NationaINotary.org Item No. 5952 Reorder: Call Toll-Free 1-800 US NOTARY (1-800-876-6827)

COMMONWEALTH OF MASSACHUSETTS

SUFFOLK, SS.

BE IT REMEMBERED, that at the Supreme Judicial Court holden at Boston

within and for said County of Suffolk, on the tenth

day of

Decenilier

A.D. 2008 , said Court being the highest

Court of Record in said Commonwealth:

Alelzsandra Kajstura

being found duly qualified in that behalf, and having taken and subscribed the oaths required by law, was admitted to practice as an Attorney, and, by virtue thereof, as a Counsellor at Law, in any of the Courts of the said Commonwealth: that said Attorney is at present a member of the Bar, and is in good standing according to the records of this Court*.

In testimony whereof, I have hereunto set my hand and affixed the seal of said Court, this fourteenth day of April

in the year of our Lord two thousand and eleven

MAU

• Records of private discipline, if 1lIlY, such as a private reprimand imposed by the Board of Bar Overseers or by any COUlt, are not covered by this certification.

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