Judge Bernard S. Meyer: First Merit Appointee to the New York Court of Appeals
71 Pages Posted: 16 Sep 2012
Date Written: April 15, 2012
In 1979, Bernard S. Meyer was the first judge appointed to New York's highest court under a new merit-selection process. This is the story of Judge Meyer's exhilarating, exhausting, and highly productive first year on the New York Court of Appeals.
Keywords: Judges, Courts, New York, Judicial Selection, Legal History
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