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Court of Appeals – Court compensation: Loehr, et al. v. Administrative Board of the Courts of the State of New York

New York State Court of Appeals Court compensation Retired justices – Administrative discretion Loehr, et al. v. Administrative Board of the Courts of the State of New York No. 37 Per curiam Background: The plaintiffs are three retired Supreme Court ...

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Court of Appeals – Right of confrontation: People v. Stone

New York State Court of Appeals Right of confrontation Stricken testimony – Unavailable witness People v. Stone No. 38 Judge Rivera Background: The defendant appealed from his conviction of assault alleging he was denied his right of confrontation. The charges ...

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Court of Appeals – Driving while intoxicated: People v. Bushey

New York State Court of Appeals Driving while intoxicated Vehicle registration search – Probable cause People v. Bushey No. 50 Judge DiFiore Background: The defendant appealed from a conviction of driving while intoxicated. At the suppression hearing, the police officer ...

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Court of Appeals – Agency defense: People v. Valentin

New York State Court of Appeals Agency defense Prior drug conviction – Molineux People v. Valentin No. 45 Judge DiFiore Background: At issue is whether the people are permitted to introduce evidence of a defendant’s prior drug sale conviction on ...

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Court of Appeals -Suppression: People v. McMillan

New York State Court of Appeals Suppression Parolee status – Reasonable suspicion People v. McMillan No. 48 Judge Stein Background: The defendant was convicted of criminal possession of a weapon and unlawful possession of marijuana. He appealed from the court’s ...

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Court of Appeals – Lien Notice: Rivera v. Dept. of Housing Preservation and Development of the city of New York, et al.; Enriquez v. Dept. of Housing Preservation and Development of City of New York

New York State Court of Appeals Lien Notice Unreasonable Expenses – Summary Discharge Rivera v. Dept. of Housing Preservation and Development of the city of New York, et al. Enriquez v. Dept. of Housing Preservation and Development of City of ...

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Court of Appeals – Summations: People v. Anderson

New York State Court of Appeals Summations PowerPoint – Failure to Object – Ineffective Assistance of Counsel People v. Anderson No. 29 Judge Abdus-Salaam Background: The defendant appealed from his conviction of attempted murder and criminal possession of a weapon. ...

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Court of Appeals – Consecutive Sentences: People v. Brahney

New York State Court of Appeals Consecutive Sentences Burglary and Intentional Murder – Types of Wounds People v. Brahney No. 26 Judge Stein Background: At issue is whether consecutive sentences were authorized under Section 70.25(2) of the Penal Law for ...

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Court of Appeals – Sex Offender Registration Act: People v. Cook

New York State Court of Appeals Sex Offender Registration Act Single Risk Assessment Instrument – Multiple Sentencing Courts People v. Cook No. 30 Judge Garcia Background: At issue is whether sentencing courts in two different counties may each render Sex ...

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