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In re Ayres  
Date: October 17, 2017
Citation: 2017 NY Slip Op 07207
Docket Number: 103

Justia Opinion Summary: The Court of Appeals sustained the findings of the New York State Commission on Judicial Conduct regarding Petitioner, a non-lawyer Justice of the Conklin Town Court, Broome County, sustaining charges of misconduct and a...

Makinen v. City of New York  
Date: October 17, 2017
Citation: 2017 NY Slip Op 07208
Docket Number: 104

Justia Opinion Summary: Sections 8-102(16)(c) and 8-107(1)(a) of the New York City Administrative Code preclude a plaintiff from bringing a disability discrimination claim based solely on a perception of untreated alcoholism. Plaintiffs, offic...

People v Simmons
Date: October 17, 2017
Citation: 2017 NY Slip Op 07211
Docket Number: 139 SSM 25
Madeiros v. New York State Education Department  
Date: October 17, 2017
Citation: 2017 NY Slip Op 07209
Docket Number: 90

Justia Opinion Summary: Certain records compiled by Respondent, New York State Education Department, relating to municipalities’ plans for auditing special education preschool provider costs, as redacted, are exempt from disclosure under N.Y. P...

City of Schenectady v. New York State Public Employment Relations Board  
Date: October 17, 2017
Citation: 2017 NY Slip Op 07210
Docket Number: 93

Justia Opinion Summary: The Court of Appeals reversed the order of the Appellate Division, granted the petition of the City of Schenecatdy, and annulled the determination of the New York State Public Employment Relations Board, which determined...

People v Campbell
Date: October 12, 2017
Citation: 2017 NY Slip Op 07158
Docket Number: 100
Herman v Herman
Date: October 12, 2017
Citation: 2017 NY Slip Op 07161
Docket Number: 137 SSM 16
Burns v Goyal
Date: October 12, 2017
Citation: 2017 NY Slip Op 07162
Docket Number: 138 SSM 22
People v Wright
Date: October 12, 2017
Citation: 2017 NY Slip Op 07159
Docket Number: 83
Garthon Bus. Inc. v Stein
Date: October 12, 2017
Citation: 2017 NY Slip Op 07160
Docket Number: 99
Parietti v Wal-Mart Stores, Inc.
Date: September 14, 2017
Citation: 2017 NY Slip Op 06479
Docket Number: 135 SSM 19
Matter of Winchester
Date: September 14, 2017
Citation: 2017 NY Slip Op 06478
Docket Number: 136
People v Lee
Date: September 12, 2017
Citation: 2017 NY Slip Op 06415
Docket Number: 134 SSM 21
Myers v. Schneiderman  
Date: September 7, 2017
Citation: 2017 NY Slip Op 06412
Docket Number: 77

Justia Opinion Summary: The Court of Appeals rejected Plaintiffs’ argument that an individual has a fundamental constitutional right to aid-in-dying as defined by Plaintiffs and also rejected Plaintiffs’ assertion that the State’s prohibition o...

Valente v Lend Lease (US) Constr. LMB, Inc.
Date: September 5, 2017
Citation: 2017 NY Slip Op 06400
Docket Number: 132 SSM 17
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