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IT'S ABOUT THE SANCTITY OF YOUR HOME

Chamberlain shooting: Appeal focuses on 'sanctity of the home' Matt Spillane, The Journal News Kenneth Chamberlain Jr. and his attorneys react to verdict in the rejection of lawsuit in the ...
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LET THE JURY DECIDE!

Appeal filed in fatal Westchester police shooting of 68-year-old ex-Marine Kenneth Chamberlain Jr., held a photo of his father, Kenneth Chamberlain Sr., in front of a Martin Luther King, Jr. memorial. ...
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MADOFF VICTIMS TO RECEIVE CASH

Second Circuit Decision Rejects Picard Suit And Allows A.G. Schneiderman To Distribute $410 Million Fund To Madoff Victims Second Circuit Court Of Appeals Rules Attorney General’s $410M ...
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DISEASE EXPOSED

While "John Doe" was being treated for a "sexually transmitted disease," a nurse recognized the man as her sister-in-law's boyfriend and informed her relative of John's ...
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SENSELESS SHACKLING

At the Canadian border, United States Customs and Border Patrol officers searched Tara Haynes's rental vehicle and retrieved about 70,000 methamphetamine pills from the gas tank. Ultimately, this ...
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"MY, WHAT BIG FEES YOU HAVE"

After their civil rights case against the City of White Plains was settled for $30,000, the three plaintiffs sought, and were awarded, attorneys' fees by the U.S. District Court for the Southern ...
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MCLAUGHLIN ON STOP-AND-FRISK LITIGATION

New York Cases To Watch In 2014 By Pete Brush Law360, New York (January 01, 2014, 10:08 AM ET) -- Lawsuits alleging racial profiling, a dispute over how much power the governor has to subpoena ...
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GUNNED DOWN

Alan Kachalsky and a bunch of other Westchester residents were shot down by a United States District Court Judge (of the Southern District) in a case that challenged the constitutionality of a New ...
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FLAVORED TOBACCO BAN AN IMPORTANT WIN

Joint Statement From Health Commissioner Dr. Thomas Farley, Council Speaker Christine C. Quinn and Law Department Corporation Counsel Michael A. Cardozo on the Appeals Court Ruling in Favor of ...
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WANNA GUN? (SHOW "PROPER CAUSE")

A.G. Schneiderman Wins Major Court Victory In Defense Of State Gun Safety Laws Federal Appeals Court Upholds Constitutionality Of New York’s Law Requiring Applicants To Demonstrate “Proper ...
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A FEDERAL COURT LUNCHEON

The New York County Lawyers' Association Edward Weinfeld Award for Distinguished Contributions to the Administration of Justice will be presented to Judge Sidney H. Stein of the United States District ...
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HE'S IMPEDING NUCLEAR POWER

A. G. Schneiderman Wins Landmark Victory In Challenge To Continued Storage Of Nuclear Waste At Power Generating Stations Across The Country U.S. Appeals Court Agrees With A.G. That Nuclear Regulatory ...
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OUR STATE LEADERS ARE WELCHERS

Liz Krueger: Standing Up and Speaking Out Two years ago, I committed to vote against any redistricting plan unless it was developed through a nonpartisan redistricting process. I stand by that ...
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REMEMBERING JUDGE ROGER J. MINER

It is with great sadness that I write to inform you of the passing Honorable Roger J. Miner, '56, Senior Judge of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit. Judge Miner passed away peacefully ...
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ARE RENT REGULATIONS UNCONSTITUTIONAL?

Our colleague, Jarred I. Kassenoff, appeared in yesterday's New York Times commenting on a case attacking the constitutionality of New York's rent regulations. Here's the piece in its entirety: A ...
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UNLUCKY BUDDHA?

American Buddha, an Oregon not-for-profit corporation with a principal place of business in Arizona, digitally published copies of four books on two websites. (The electronic copying and uploading ...
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NON-INDIANS HAVE TO PAY TAXES

ATTORNEY GENERAL SCHNEIDERMAN WINS MAJOR VICTORY TO COLLECT TAXES FROM NON-TRIBAL MEMBERS ON INDIAN RESERVATIONS Court's Unanimous Decision Allows for the Collection of Hundreds of Millions of Dollars ...
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MIKE SMOKES OUT THE POOSPATUCK INDIANS

MAYOR BLOOMBERG AND CORPORATION COUNSEL CARDOZO ANNOUNCE LATEST WIN IN CITY'S CASE TARGETING ILLEGAL RESERVATION CIGARETTE SALES Federal Appeals Court Denies Repeated Requests by Poospatuck ...
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DENNY CHIN HEADS TO SECOND CIRCUIT

SCHUMER ANNOUNCES NEW YORKER AND ASIAN-AMERICAN DENNY CHIN CONFIRMED BY SENATE TO SERVE AS U.S. CIRCUIT JUDGE ON THE SECOND CIRCUIT Chin Is First Asian-American Appointed As A U.S. District Judge ...
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OBAMA WANTS RAYMOND LOHIER, JR. FOR SECOND CIRCUIT

Office of the Press Secretary For Immediate Release March 10, 2010 President Obama Nominates Raymond Lohier, Jr. for the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit, Judge Kate O'Malley for ...
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SOTOMAYOR WILL NEVER SAY GOODBYE

Got this e-mail late last week: New York City Housing Authority Journal: Special Edition August 2009 Justice Sotomayor Never Will Say Goodbye to the People of Public Housing (l to r) Congressmember ...
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SOTOMAYOR PARTIES AT WHITE HOUSE

Office of the Press Secretary For Immediate Release August 12, 2009 REMARKS BY THE PRESIDENT AND SUPREME COURT JUSTICE SONIA SOTOMAYOR AT RECEPTION IN HER HONOR EAST ROOM 10:17 A.M. EDT THE PRESIDENT: ...
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TODAY IS A PROUD AND HISTORIC MOMENT (?)

For Immediate Release 08/06/2009 Pelosi Statement on Senate Confirmation of Judge Sonia Sotomayor as Associate Justice of the Supreme Court Washington, D.C. -- Speaker Nancy Pelosi issued the ...
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"THE AMERICAN DREAM IS POSSIBLE"

THOMPSON STATEMENT ON SONIA SOTOMAYOR CONFIRMATION New York City Comptroller William C. Thompson, Jr. issued the following statement after the U.S. Senate approved Sonia Sotomayor's nomination for the ...
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SOTOMAYOR WILL DO US PROUD

BP MARKOWITZ STATEMENT ON SENATE CONFIRMATION OF SONIA SOTOMAYOR TO THE U.S. SUPREME COURT "Today's Senate confirmation of Sonia Sotomayor to the U.S. Supreme Court adds not only diversity to our ...
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