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Mayor Michael Bloomberg is about to swear in the last group of judges that he will be appointing to New York City’s courts. As many of you know, the Mayor makes all appointments to the City’s Family Court and Criminal Court, and also appoints interim Civil Court Judges. Every judge now sitting in the Family and Criminal Court has been appointed or reappointed during Mayor Bloomberg’s tenure.< Continue reading

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New York City Bar Association President Carey R. Dunne has written to President Mohamed Morsi Isa El-Ayyat of the Arab Republic of Egypt, expressing the Association’s serious concerns regarding the independence of the judiciary in Egypt following recent events there.< Continue reading

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