ALBANY LAW SCHOOL ON THE HIGH COURT
- JUDGE FRANCIS BERGAN. Graffeo, Victoria A. // Albany Law Review;2008, Vol. 71 Issue 4, p1065
The article presents the text of a speech by Victoria A. Graffeo, associate judge of the New York State Court of Appeals, delivered at the 2008 Chief Judge Lawrence H. Cooke Symposium held in New York, in which she talked about Judge Francis Bergan as her judge of choice, related how Bergan...
- JUDGE VICTORIA A. GRAFFEO: COMMITTED, CONSERVATIVE, COLLEGIAL. Cooney, Jeremy A. // Albany Law Review;2010, Vol. 73 Issue 3, p971
The article explores some of the judicial principles and philosophies of Associate Judge Victoria A. Graffeo of the New York Court of Appeals. According to the article, Graffeo's judicial philosophy on the high court is somewhat conservative given that her voting record has been consistently...
- The History of the New York Court of Appeals, 1847-1932. Hindus, Michael Stephen // Journal of American History;Jun1986, Vol. 73 Issue 1, p202
Reviews the book "The History of the New York Court of Appeals, 1847-1932" by Francis Bergan.
- Appeals court nominees announced. // Inside Tucson Business;5/5/2003, Vol. 12 Issue 47, p7
Reports that the Commission on Appellate Court Appointments have recommended five judge candidates to Arizona Governor Janet Napolitano for a vacancy on Division Two of the Arizona Court of Appeals.
- Hoosiers need a high court like them. Wagner, Jennifer // Indianapolis Business Journal;3/19/2012 Supplement, Vol. 33, p9B
The article expresses the author's views on the lack of female figure in the Indiana Supreme Court with only one woman in the entire history who has been tapped to join the men in the bench of the courtroom.
- Supreme politics. Maginnis, John // New Orleans CityBusiness (1994 to 2008);07/31/98, Vol. 19 Issue 5, p15
Comments on the election of Supreme Court justices in Louisiana. Complaints from businessmen during Chief Justice Pascal Calogero's tenure; Louisiana Association of Business and Industry's support for District Judge Chuck Cusimano; Contributors to the candidates' campaign funds; Suggested...
- Rumbling in Calif.: Court spilt is a dud--for now. Frank, Cheryl // ABA Journal;Apr84, Vol. 70 Issue 4, p32
Reports on developments related to a proposal to split the California Supreme Court in tow and add four justices, as of April 1984. Justice Stanley Mosk's reasons for issuing the proposal; Potential impact of the proposal on justices regarded as liberal activists; Cases which will be handled by...
- Voluntary Retirements from State Supreme Courts: Assessing Democratic Pressures to Relinquish the Bench. Hall, Melinda Gann // Journal of Politics;Nov2001, Vol. 63 Issue 4, p1112
This article assesses whether electoral vulnerability promotes strategic retirements in state supreme courts and, more generally, whether elections are more effective in promoting democratic control of the bench than believed. Results indicate that voluntary retirements are influenced by...
- Lawyers Recruited as Judges in Oklahoma. Winter, Bill // American Bar Association Journal;Jul82, Vol. 68 Issue 7, p792
Reports on the recruitment of attorneys to sit as judges on the Oklahoma's court of appeals as part of a massive effort to relieve the appellate system of its backlog of cases. System of temporary lawyer-judges to rid the state's two intermediate appellate courts and supreme court of backlog...