judge retirement age http://wshu.org en Malloy swears in class of 16 new Conn Superior Court judges http://wshu.org/post/malloy-swears-class-16-new-conn-superior-court-judges <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Governor Dannel Malloy swore-in the largest class of new Superior Court judges in Connecticut’s history on Thursday. The sixteen member class is also among the most diverse.</span></p> Thu, 15 May 2014 22:45:53 +0000 Ebong Udoma 17476 at http://wshu.org Malloy swears in class of 16 new Conn Superior Court judges NY voters approve casino expansion, reject raise in judge retirement age http://wshu.org/post/ny-voters-approve-casino-expansion-reject-raise-judge-retirement-age <p></p><p>Voters in New York approved a referendum on Tuesday to expand casino gambling in the state and rejected a referendum to allow judges to serve until age 80.&nbsp; Karen DeWitt reports that both are wins for Governor Andrew Cuomo.</p><p></p> Wed, 06 Nov 2013 14:54:40 +0000 Karen DeWitt 7908 at http://wshu.org NY voters approve casino expansion, reject raise in judge retirement age Mixed reaction to proposal raising NY judge retirement age http://wshu.org/post/mixed-reaction-proposal-raising-ny-judge-retirement-age <p></p><p></p><p>A proposal on Tuesday’s ballot in New York would raise the retirement age for some state judges from 70 to age 80. Opponents say the measure is too flawed to be approved. Supporters include the state's 68 year old chief judge Jonathan Lippmann, who says the law created in 1869 is an "anachronism".</p><p></p> Mon, 04 Nov 2013 15:03:13 +0000 Karen DeWitt 7771 at http://wshu.org Mixed reaction to proposal raising NY judge retirement age No consensus on amendment to raise NY judge retirement age to 80 http://wshu.org/post/no-consensus-amendment-raise-ny-judge-retirement-age-80 <p></p><p>A proposal on the November ballot in New York State to allow some judges to serve until they are 80 years old is not drawing a lot of support, and one court expert says that’s a shame.</p><p></p> Mon, 28 Oct 2013 13:53:00 +0000 Karen DeWitt 7398 at http://wshu.org No consensus on amendment to raise NY judge retirement age to 80