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Friday, April 5, 2013

“Cuomo Picks Judge in City to Fill Spot at Top Court”: Saturday’s edition of The New York Times will contain an article that begins, “Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo nominated Justice Sheila Abdus-Salaam on Friday to fill a vacancy on the state’s highest court, and if confirmed, she would become the first African-American woman to serve on it.”

The Times Union of Albany, New York reports that “First black woman tapped for state’s top court.”

Reuters reports that “Cuomo selects Abdus-Salaam for Court of Appeals seat.”

And New York Law Journal reports that “First Department Justice Tapped for Top Bench.”

Posted at 9:50 PM by Howard Bashman

“The Recess Appointment Power After Noel Canning v. NLRB: Constitutional Implications.” The Congressional Research Service issued this report last week.

Posted at 12:28 PM by Howard Bashman

“U.S. judge gives PA Supreme Court first crack at judge retirement dispute”: The Patriot-News of Harrisburg, Pennsylvania has this report.

Posted at 11:38 AM by Howard Bashman

“The Constitution and graduation ceremonies in church”: Lyle Denniston has this post today at the “Constitution Daily” blog of the National Constitution Center.

Posted at 8:12 AM by Howard Bashman

“Lewis & Clark Law School showcases top students — with help from U.S. Chief Justice John Roberts”: This article appears today in The Oregonian.

Posted at 8:02 AM by Howard Bashman