Skip to comments.Hochul faces pressure from N.Y. progressives as she picks replacement for DiFiore on Court of Appeals
Posted on 07/18/2022 9:54:58 AM PDT by AbolishCSEU
ALBANY — Gov. Hochul is facing political pressure to appoint a progressive jurist to the state’s highest court following the sudden resignation of Chief Judge Janet DiFiore.
Critics contend that DiFiore, who stepped down amid reports of a state ethics probe, led a conservative bloc of four judges that pushed the seven-member Court of Appeals to the right ideologically.
Lawmakers and advocates are hoping that Hochul will take the opportunity to appoint someone with a broader understanding of how the criminal justice system impacts minority and low-income New Yorkers, or someone with a public defender background to lead the courts.
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She supports the soft-on-crime Manhattan DA Bragg, who is an absolute disgrace. Obviously, she will appoint a Soros-approved “judge” who will ignore crimes committed by POCs. And the rot goes on.
Oh look. The left demands the left be more left. That gruesome chipmunk is already married to those people.
Gotta love the media loons.
Democrats control the New York State Legislature (Assembly & Senate) over 2 to 1. They can keep pushing out these news laws, and Gov. Skeletor will keep signing them. There is nothing the Democrats can’t get passed and signed.
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