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You have to be living in a vacuum to not understand that the expenditures in this state have to be cut.

Chief judge pushes back on court cuts

Governor Cuomo has not spared any aspect of state government from his budget cuts. That includes New York's judiciary system. The State's chief judge, Jonathan Lippman, gave his State of the Judiciary speech this week. And he denied that any tensions exist between himself and Governor Cuomo over the proposed cuts. Karen Dewitt reports from Albany.  Go to full article

New York's top judge suggests overhaul of state courts

The state's chief Judge is recommending that local town and village courts in New York be consolidated and modernized. Albany correspondent Karen DeWitt reports.  Go to full article

Chief Judge Kaye wants to keep her job

The state's top judge says she'd like to stay in her post under the new governor, Eliot Spitzer. Chief Judge Judith Kaye says she'll reapply for her job when her term runs out next year. Karen DeWitt reports.  Go to full article

Judiciary Submits Budget Request

Judges in New York want Governor George Pataki to give them a pay raise this year in the new budget. Karen DeWitt reports.  Go to full article

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