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FBI, Justice take encryption concerns to Congress

WASHINGTON — Federal law enforcement officials warned Wednesday that data encryption is making it harder to hunt for pedophiles and terror suspects, telling senators that consumers’ right to privacy is not absolute and must be weighed against public-safety interests. The ...

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Fulton County justice resigns

Robert L. Link, a justice of the Oppenheim Town Court in Fulton County, has resigned from office after being served with formal disciplinary charges. Pursuant to a stipulation, state Commission on Judicial Conduct announced that Link agreed not to seek ...

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Clinton County town justice resigns

Richard H. Reome Sr., a justice of the Schuyler Falls Town Court in Clinton County, has resigned from office after being served with formal disciplinary charges. As announced Tuesday by the state Commission on Judicial Conduct, Reome agreed not to ...

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Mass. man seeks justice for son killed here

NEW BEDFORD, Mass. — A Massachusetts man says he’s not giving up on finding his son’s killer even though it’s been a year since the fatal shooting. Paul Vasconcellos of New Bedford travels to Rochester at least once a month to distribute fliers, speak with police and even pay for billboards ...

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Top judges talk about preserving justice system

New York is not the only state trying to do more with less. The impact of court under funding was discussed Thursday by Chief Judge Jonathan Lippman and several other Northeast judges at a hearing on the critical need for access to justice ...

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Clinton County justice censured

The New York State Commission on Judicial Conduct on Thursday announced that Jeffrey L. Menard, a justice of the Mooers Town Court in Clinton County, should be censured for failing to disqualify himself in cases involving his nephews, his employers’ sons and his co-justice.

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