JUDGE VICTORIA A. GRAFFEO: COMMITTED, CONSERVATIVE, COLLEGIAL
- Rush to New York City Courts Is Slowing. Slonim, Scott // American Bar Association Journal;Nov80, Vol. 66 Issue 11, p1344
Reports on the sharp decline in the number of civil suits filed in the state supreme court in New York City. Efforts of the state's chief judge to cut the backlog of civil cases; Arbitration of small civil suits; Effect of the economic recession on the inclination to file civil suits.
- Arkansas's Retroactive-Legislation Doctrine. Harrison, Brandon J.; Hacker, Hans J. // Arkansas Law Review (1968-present);2011, Vol. 64 Issue 4, p903
The article presents information on the retroactive application of the legislation doctrine from the appellate courts of Arkansas. It discusses case laws that help practicing lawyer or sitting judge as a reservoir. It discusses the court cases of Rhodes v. Cannon, Green v. Abraham and State ex...
- Justices Refuse to Remove Lamberth. // Native American Law Digest;Mar2005, Vol. 15 Issue 3, p6
The article reports that the U.S. Supreme Court rejected efforts of Interior Department officials to remove U.S. District Judge Royce Lamberth from overseeing a lawsuit related to the accounting of individual Indian trust monies. In the course of the eight-year trial, Lamberth has found former...
- 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...
- The to Bear Arms? // Junior Scholastic;3/10/2008, Vol. 110 Issue 14, p6
The article focuses on the gun-control case, District of Columbia v. Heller, presented before the U.S. Supreme Court.
- Payment Under Protest Not Required From La. Refund Claimant. // Sales & Use Tax Alert;4/1/2013, Vol. 33 Issue 6, p3
The article discusses the decision of the Louisiana Supreme Court regarding the case "Tin, Inc. v. Washington Parish Sheriff's Office."
- Court Rules on Contingency Fees for Public Claims. WILLIAMSON, LAUREN // InsideCounsel;Oct2010, Vol. 22 Issue 225, p68
The article discusses the court case County of Santa Clara v. Superior Court of Atlantic Richfield wherein the California Supreme Court ruled that private lawyers can represent government bodies in public claims, on a contingency basis.
- The Supreme Court and You. Brown, Bryan // Junior Scholastic;11/13/2006, Vol. 109 Issue 7, p6
The article provides information on two Supreme Court cases Parents Involved in Community Schools v. Seattle School District #1 and Massachusetts v. Environmental Protection Agency.
- Quicken the Big Winner In Supreme Court Case. McDermott, John // Origination News;Jul2012, Vol. 21 Issue 10, p1
The article presents information on a court case Freeman v. Quicken Loans decided by the U.S. Supreme Court.