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People ex rel Billy Jo Shaffer v. Travis, et al., Index No. 02-10698 (Westchester Co. Sup. Ct.) - PLSNY
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People ex rel Billy Jo Shaffer v. Travis, et al., Index No. 02-10698 (Westchester Co. Sup. Ct.)

This was a habeas corpus action behalf of Ms. Shaffer who was held for more than one and ½ years after the expiration of her maximum term of incarceration. Ms. Shaffer was incarcerated in June of 1999, and sentenced to a two-year determinate term of incarceration with a three-year period of post-release supervision. After PLS filed the petition, the respondents found appropriate housing for petitioner and immediately released her.