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Emergency Court Operations for Chautauqua Family Courthouse and Chautauqua County Courthouse

Please be advised that Administrative Judge Carter in consultation with Deputy Administrative  Judge Murphy’s Office, has authorized a shift to emergency court operations for Chautauqua Family Courthouse and Chautauqua County Courthouse effective today January 9, 2024, at 3:00 pm.  Physical access to Chautauqua Family and Chautauqua County Courthouses will be curtailed.  Apart from criminal court …

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Request for Public Comment on Amending 22 NYCRR § 202.12 Concerning Preliminary Conferences

The Administrative Board of the Courts is seeking public comment on a proposal, proffered by the New York State Bar Association (NYSBA) and the New York City Bar Association (City Bar) (Exhibit A – Joint Letter), to amend Section 202.12 of the Uniform Rules to “require attorneys to discuss discovery issues, insurance coverage and ADR …

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Request for Public Comment on Adopting a New Rule of the Chief Judge to Facilitate Requests for Judicial Accommodations Under the Americans with Disabilities Act

The Administrative Board of the Courts is seeking public comment on a proposal, proffered by the Chief Judge’s Advisory Committee on Access for People with Disabilities (“Advisory Committee”), to adopt a new Rule of the Chief Judge (Part 52, 22 NYCRR § 52) that would authorize trial court judges to entertain, on an ex parte …

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Invitation for Public Comment – Certification or Recertification of Retired Justices of the Supreme Court

The Administrative Board of the Courts of the New York State Unified Court System seeks comment from persons who are able to evaluate the performance of the following Justices or retired Justices of the Supreme Court who are seeking certification or recertification to continue judicial service pursuant to N.Y. Const. Art. VI § 25(b) and …

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