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The New York City Bar Association has evaluated candidates recommended by the New York State Commission on Judicial Nomination for appointment as Associate Judge of the New York Court of Appeals, to fill the vacancy created by the expiration of Judge Graffeo’s term. < Continue reading

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Where recordings of interrogations “demonstrate promises, threats and tactics that offend notions of fundamental fairness,” confessions resulting from those interrogations must be excluded as evidence, according to an amicus brief filed by the New York City Bar Association in People v. Thomas.< Continue reading

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The New York City Bar Association has issued a statement in support of Proposal 6 to be on the ballot on November 5th. The proposal would amend section 25, article 6 of the New York State Constitution to raise the mandatory retirement age to 80 for Court of Appeals judges and Supreme Court justices.< Continue reading

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The New York City Bar Association has announced its ratings of candidates recommended by the New York State Commission on Judicial Nomination for appointment as Associate Judge of the New York Court of Appeals.< Continue reading

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Chief Judge Jonathan Lippman announced yesterday a new court rule that would permit out-of-state lawyers to provide in-house legal services to their employer even if not admitted to practice in New York, so long as they comply with the registration requirements and abide by New York’s ethics rules. < Continue reading

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