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New column: "Picking Judges in New York"



Earlier this year, federal district judge John Gleeson handed down a decision holding that New York's much-criticized method of selecting judges via party-dominated convention violates the U.S. Constitution. In our newest column, Henry Stern, former NYC Parks Commissioner and a longtime observer/participant in the Gotham political scene, views the ruling as a rare opportunity for reform.

 

 


Rafael Mangual
Project Manager,
Legal Policy
rmangual@manhattan-institute.org

Katherine Lazarski
Manhattan Institute
klazarski@manhattan-institute.org

 

Published by the Manhattan Institute

The Manhattan Insitute's Center for Legal Policy.