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Court of Appeals — Post-Release Supervision: People v. Monk

New York State Court of Appeals   Post-Release Supervision Plea Bargain — Collateral Consequence People v. Monk No.77 Judge Read Background: The defendant was charged with robbery, theft, assault for a number of incidents spanning two counties. A plea offer was made ...

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Court of Appeals — Assigned Counsel Plan: Roulan v. County of Onondaga and Assigned Counsel Pannel

New York State Court of Appeals Assigned Counsel Plan Ultra Vires – Compensation Roulan v. County of Onondaga and Assigned Counsel Pannel No. 62 Memorandum Background: The plaintiff, an attorney participating in the defendants’ assigned counsel plan, brought suit against ...

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Court of Appeals — Buy-and-Bust: People v. Echevarria; People v. Moss; People v. Johnson

New York State Court of Appeals Buy-and-Bust Undercover Police Officers — Closed Courtroom People v. Echevarria; People v. Moss; People v. Johnson No. 59, 60, & 61 Judge Graffeo Background: The primary issue of these three buy-and-bust cases is whether ...

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Court of Appeals — Turnover Proceeding: Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands v. Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce, et al.

New York State Court of Appeals Turnover Proceeding Actual Possession of Assets — Banking Entity Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands v. Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce, et al. No. 58 Judge Rivera Background: The plaintiff obtained two separate tax ...

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Court of Appeals — Statute of Limitations: Sanchez v. National Railroad Passenger Corp.

New York State Court of Appeals  Statute of Limitations Negligence — Issue of Fact Sanchez v. National Railroad Passenger Corp. No. 76 Memorandum Background: The plaintiff was alleged that she was injured while working at Penn Station on Feb. 10, 2005. ...

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Court of Appeals — Duty to Defend: Sagal-Cotler v. Bd. of Ed. Of City of NY, et al.; Thomas v. NYC Dept. of Ed., et al.

New York State Court of Appeals Duty to Defend Scope of Employment — Discharge of Duties Sagal-Cotler v. Bd. of Ed. Of City of NY, et al.; Thomas v. NYC Dept. of Ed., et al. Nos. 73 & 74 Judge ...

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Court of Appeals — Child Abuse: In the Matter of Dashawn W., et al.

New York State Court of Appeals Child Abuse Depraved Indifference — Severe Abuse In the Matter of Dashawn W., et al. No. 71 Judge Read Background: The respondent administration for Children’s Services commenced removal proceedings after social workers at the children’s ...

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Court of Appeals — Judicial Misconduct: Hon. Hedges v. State Commission on Judicial Conduct

New York State Court of Appeals Judicial Misconduct Moral Turpitude Involving a Child — Admissions as Sole Basis Hon. Hedges v. State Commission on Judicial Conduct No. 64 Per Curiam Background: The petitioner, a former family court judge, sought review ...

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