TITLE

TOWARD THE LIPPMAN COURT: FLUX AND TRANSITION AT NEW YORK'S COURT OF APPEALS

AUTHOR(S)
Bonventre, Vincent Martin
PUB. DATE
August 2010
SOURCE
Albany Law Review;2010, Vol. 73 Issue 3, p889
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article compares the New York court system under retired chief justice Judith Kaye and her replacement, Jonathan Lippman. According to the article, the change in chief justices has been reflected in the court's dynamics and jurisprudence. It points out that courts reflect the personality, ideological persuasion and priorities of the justice or judge who occupies the center seat. It examines the tenures of three chief justices preceding Kaye, Earl Warren, Warren Burger and William Rehnquist.
ACCESSION #
53956184

 

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