Ballot Referendum
9:53 am
Mon October 28, 2013

No consensus on amendment to raise NY judge retirement age to 80

Appellate Courthouse at 27 Madison Avenue in Manhattan.
Appellate Courthouse at 27 Madison Avenue in Manhattan.
Credit NYC.gov

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.