Two Newest Top Court Judges Often Take Different Stands

, New York Law Journal

Over the past year, the Court of Appeals' newest judges, Jenny Rivera and Sheila Abdus-Salaam, have frequently found themselves on the opposite sides of cases, usually criminal appeals, articulating not only a difference of opinion on the results, but also on how those results should be reached.

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Originally appeared in print as Two Newest Court of Appeals Judges Often Take Different Stands, Especially on Criminal Cases