THE PERT PERPENDER: ASSOCIATE JUDGE EUGENE F. PIGOTT, JR.'S JOURNEY FROM BUFFALO TO ROCHESTER AND ALBANY
- Court upholds ruling that county violated GMA rules. Blocker, Kevin // Journal of Business (10756124);7/2/2015, Vol. 30 Issue 14, p6
The article reports that a state appellate court in Spokane, Washington, ruled that the Spokane County violated the Growth Management Act (GMA) rules and the decision upheld the Eastern Washington Growth Management Hearings Board.
- Must Post-Termination Procedural Due Process Include a Full, Trail-Like Evidentiary Hearing? A Critique of Townsel v. San Diego Metropolitan Transit Development Board. Buttacavoli, Matthew S. // San Diego Law Review;Fall99, Vol. 36 Issue 4, p1109
Questions the decision of the California Court of Appeal of the Fourth District, regarding the procedural safeguards appropriate for a post-termination hearing following the discharge of a public employee. Background on the case; Discussion on the flaws in the court's decision; Conclusions.
- What's New in the Law. Ashman, Allan // American Bar Association Journal;Jun78, Vol. 64 Issue 6, p897
Presents news briefs pertaining to law in the U.S. as of June 1978. Deaf persons' entitlement to an interpreter when charged with a crime in Oklahoma; Supreme Court of Illinois' ruling that the display of the swastika cannot be enjoined under the fighting words exception to free speech;...
- Construing City Charter Provisions Designed to Resolve Public Employee Labor Disputes. Macklin, Laura W.S. // California Law Review;Jan1975, Vol. 63 Issue 1, p254
Reviews the case 'Fire Fighters Union v. City of Vallejo' decided by the California supreme court and dealing with the construing of city charter provisions designed to resolve public employee labor disputes. Four disputed issues subject to binding arbitration; Probable broadening of the scope...
- Oregon Courts Pension Decision Doesn't Rock the Boat Too Much. Saskal, Rich // Bond Buyer;3/10/2005, Vol. 351 Issue 32087, p32
Reports on the inability of a Supreme Court ruling concerning a legislation on public employee pension in Oregon to impose financial burdens on the state. Design of the 2003 legislation to reduce the exposure of the state to pension liabilities; Provisions from the legislation that the court...
- AFGHANISTAN:. Investor's Business Daily // Investors Business Daily;9/23/2014, pA02
AFGHANISTAN: Pres.-elect Ashraf Ghani Ahmadzai said he plans to give women prominent roles in his gov't, including the supreme court, adding that women are important.
- COPs Vindicated. Albanese, Elizabeth // Bond Buyer;4/12/2005, Vol. 352 Issue 32109, p31
Reports that the Colorado Court of Appeals has ruled that the Colorado General Assembly did not violate the state's law in 2003 when it approved certificates of participation to finance a maximum-security prison and a hospital expansion at the former Fitzsimons Army Medical Center.
- Displace But Don't Dis. Shanoff, Barry // Waste Age;Jan2009, Vol. 40 Issue 1, p16
The article focuses on a decision issued by a Missouri appeals court which states that a county cannot ignore state law by initiating waste collection without first accommodating affected haulers. In 2006, St. Louis County, a charter county under the Missouri Constitution, amended its code to...
- A TRIBUTE TO PRESIDING JUSTICE ANTHONY V. CARDONA: A GREAT JURIST AND DYNAMIC LEADER OF THE APPELLATE DIVISION, THIRD DEPARTMENT. Lippman, Jonathan // Albany Law Review;2010, Vol. 73 Issue 3, p653
The author pays tribute to Anthony V. Cardona, presiding justice of the Appellate Division, Third Department in New York. He praises Cardona's abilities as a judge and judicial administrator as well as his deep commitment to the courts and the legal community in the state. He claims that under...