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On the Town: RBBA honors Judge Miller

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Members of the Rochester Black Bar Association and local dignitaries turned out in large numbers Thursday to honor Rochester City Court Judge Stephen T. Miller with the bar association’s Bridge Builder Award. Judge Miller was recognized at the fourth annual ...

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Judge Miller RBBA’s latest Bridge Builder honoree

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Rochester City Court Judge Stephen T. Miller appreciates the doors that were opened for him by his predecessors and is known for being very accessible to helping young attorneys and students cross bridges on their career paths. In fact, Sara ...

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City school students get a legal history lesson

Attorney Aaron Frazier, left, and retired City Court Judge Roy W. King answer questions about law from students at the Dr. Charles T. Lunsford School 19 on Tuesday morning.

As a prosecutor for 13 years, Shani Curry is accustomed to tough questioning in the courtroom, but the lunchroom? After Curry told a group of students at Dr. Charles T. Lunsford School 19 that she has tried hundreds of cases, ...

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RBBA rates judicial candidates

The Rochester Black Bar Association has completed its evaluation of 2013 judicial candidates. Its options include a qualification rating and a rating for racial/diversity sensitivity. The qualification scale includes HQ for highly qualified, Q as qualified and U for unqualified. ...

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On the Town: RBBA hosts 3rd annual Bridges to Success

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The Rochester Black Bar Association presented their Bridge Builder Award to Justice Rose Sconiers, of the New York Supreme Court, Appellate Division, during their third annual Bridges to Success Networking Event on April 10. Co-sponsored by Nixon Peabody LLP and ...

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RBBA honors outstanding community leaders, students

Monroe County District Attorney Michael C. Green was honored recently by the Rochester Black Bar Association with its Diversity Award. The presentation was made at the association’s ninth annual Awards and Scholarship dinner last week at the Hyatt Regency Rochester.

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Donations needed for MLK recognition day

Last year, the three local bar associations, the Monroe County Bar Association, the Greater Rochester Association for Women Attorneys and the Rochester Black Bar Association, recognized Martin Luther King Jr.’s contributions with a community-focused event.

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