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New York State Court of Appeals – Mental Hygiene Law Article 10: Tyrone D. v. State of New York, et al.

New York State Court of Appeals – Mental Hygiene Law Article 10 – Change of Venue   Tyrone D. v. State of New York, et al. No. 13 Judge Lippman   Background: At issue is whether Mental Hygiene Law article ...

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New York State Court of Appeals – Order of Protection: Veronica P. v. Radcliff A.

New York State Court of Appeals – Order of Protection – Expiration of the Order – Appellate Review – Mootness   Veronica P. v. Radcliff A. No. 12 Judge Abdus-Salaam   Background: At issue is whether an appeal from a ...

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New York State Court of Appeals – Criminal Drug Possession: People v. Diaz

New York State Court of Appeals – Criminal Drug Possession – Dominion and Control – Defendant’s Residence   People v. Diaz No. 8 Memorandum   Background: After executing a search warrant for the defendant’s residence, the police discovered 30 bundled ...

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New York State Court of Appeals – Landlord/Tenant: 172 Van Duzer Realty Corp. v. Globe Alumni Student Assistance Association

New York State Court of Appeals – Landlord/Tenant – Acceleration Clause – Undiscounted Future Rents   172 Van Duzer Realty Corp. v. Globe Alumni Student Assistance Association No. 228 Judge Rivera   Background: The appeal involves a dispute over future ...

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New York State Court of Appeals – Procedural Defect: People v. Giles; People v. Hawkins

New York State Court of Appeals – Procedural Defect – Persistent Felony Offender   People v. Giles; People v. Hawkins Nos. 226 & 227 Memorandum   Background: In both cases, the defendants moved to set aside a verdict pursuant to ...

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New York State Court of Appeals – Race Day Testing of Horses: Ford v. New York State Racing and Wagering Board

New York State Court of Appeals – Race Day Testing of Horses – Constitutionality – Authority to Promulgate the Rule   Ford v. New York State Racing and Wagering Board No. 225 Judge Lippman   Background: At issue is a ...

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New York State Court of Appeals – Mental Hygiene Law: State of New York v. Michael M.

New York State Court of Appeals – Mental Hygiene Law – Secure Confinement   State of New York v. Michael M. No. 224 Judge Pigott   Background: At issue in this Mental Hygiene Law article 10 proceeding, the court was ...

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New York State Court of Appeals – Public Housing Corporation: Trump Village Section 3, Inc. v. City of New York

New York State Court of Appeals – Public Housing Corporation – Amending Certificate of Incorporation – Taxation   Trump Village Section 3, Inc. v. City of New York No. 221 Judge Abdus-Salaam   Background: At issue is whether a taxable ...

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New York State Court of Appeals – Right to Counsel: People v. Johnson

New York State Court of Appeals – Right to Counsel – Continuing Representation Between Two Unrelated Crimes   People v. Johnson No. 218 Judge Smith   Background: The defendant, charged with one crime, sought to obtain leniency by providing information ...

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New York State Court of Appeals – Town Code: People v. On Sight Mobile Opticians

New York State Court of Appeals – Town Code – Constitutionality – Severability   People v. On Sight Mobile Opticians No. 222 Memorandum   Background: The defendant was charged with violating a town code by placing a sign advertising its ...

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New York State Court of Appeals – Mechanic’s Lien: Rigano v. Vibar Construction

New York State Court of Appeals – Mechanic’s Lien – Misnomer of Property Owner – Amendment   Rigano v. Vibar Construction No. 223 Judge Lippman   Background: At issue is whether a notice of mechanic’s lien can be amended nunc ...

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