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State Senate Committee rejects Hector LaSalle for Chief Judge

This story first appeared in New York Focus, a nonprofit newsroom investigating how power works in New York state. Sign up for their newsletter here. ALBANY, N.Y.—Governor Kathy Hochul’s first nominee for chief judge of New York’s highest court may be dead in the water. On Wednesday afternoon, after a marathon five-hour hearing, the state Senate’s judiciary committee decided […]