• New York State Court of Appeals
  • 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.
Murder Case Prompts Debate on How to Probe for Conflicts