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The New York City Bar Association strongly recommends that the Legislature adopt the Judiciary’s 2014-2015 Budget Request in its entirety. < Continue reading

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The City Bar has wrapped up an active State legislative session, during which our committees issued or reissued 85 reports proposing new legislation and commenting on pending legislation or proposed agency rules.< 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 today urged adoption of the Judiciary’s 2012-2013 Budget Request in its entirety, calling it a “reasonable, practical document, responsive to the state’s current fiscal pressures, which addresses the need to provide meaningful access to the courts and to ameliorate some of the harmful effects of last year’s budget cuts.” < Continue reading

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The New York City Bar Association applauds the issuance of Proposed Rule 151 of the Rules of the Chief Administrator of New York State’s courts, which relates to court case assignment and campaign donations, and supports the majority of the provisions but has recommendations on several of them. < Continue reading

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