Two hot-potato lawsuits have prompted a new state law that requires judges who recuse themselves from a case to explain why, unless the explanation would be embarrassing to them or their family members. After almost eight years and five state ...Read More »
State Supreme Court Justice Craig J. Doran has been reappointed as the administrative judge of the Seventh Judicial District (Cayuga, Livingston, Monroe, Ontario, Seneca, Steuben, Wayne and Yates counties) by New York State Chief Administrative Judge Lawrence K. Marks. State ...Read More »
Although most court functions in the Seventh Judicial District are temporarily postponed because of the COVID-19 pandemic, court operations will continue through the use of video conferencing for essential proceedings. State Supreme Court Justice Craig J. Doran, administrative judge for ...
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“I have to go to court…” Far too often, that phrase is accompanied by feelings of stress and frustration. Imagine if there were a less expensive, highly effective, more efficient and often more satisfying remedy for solving disputes than the ...Read More »
State Supreme Court Justice Craig J. Doran, administrative judge for the Seventh Judicial District, has announced several changes in leadership in the District. State Supreme Court Justice Elma A. Bellini is temporarily stepping down from her role as supervising judge ...Read More »
State Supreme Court Justice Craig J. Doran has been reappointed administrative judge for the Seventh Judicial District. The announcement came from the state’s Chief Administrative Judge Lawrence K. Marks, with the approval of Chief Judge Janet DiFiore, in consultation with the ...Read More »
Access to justice for low-income individuals is a troubling topic, and there is no Gideon on the civil side of the justice system to ensure representation as Gideon v. Wainright, 372 US 335 (1963) does for criminal defendants. The ...Read More »