Matter of John Shields v Charlotte Madigan

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Matter of Shields v Madigan 2006 NY Slip Op 06861 [32 AD3d 1036] September 26, 2006 Appellate Division, Second Department Published by New York State Law Reporting Bureau pursuant to Judiciary Law § 431. As corrected through Wednesday, November 08, 2006

In the Matter of John Shields et al., Appellants,
Charlotte Madigan et al., Respondents.

—[*1]In a proceeding, inter alia, pursuant to CPLR article 78 in the nature of mandamus to compel the respondent Charlotte Madigan, Town Clerk of the Town of Orangetown, to issue marriage licenses to the petitioners, the petitioners appeal from a judgment of the Supreme Court, Rockland County (Weiner, J.), dated October 18, 2004, which denied the petition and dismissed the proceeding.

Ordered that the judgment is affirmed, with costs, for the reasons stated in Hernandez v Robles (7 NY3d 338 [2006]). Ritter, J.P., Rivera, Lunn and Covello, JJ., concur.