• New York State Court of Appeals
  • No. 225
  • Chief Judge Lippman and Judges Graffeo, 
Read, Smith, Pigott and Abdus-Salaam concur. 
Chief Judge Lippman concurs in an opinion in 
which Judges Graffeo and Smith concur and 
Judge Abdus-Salaam concurs in an opinion in which 
Judges Read and Pigott concur. Judge Rivera took no part.
  • For Plaintiff: David M. Cohn, for respondent.
  • For Defendant: Marc Fernich, for appellant.
Murder Case Prompts Debate on How to Probe for Conflicts