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Webpage of CJA's Oct 14, 2016 complaint to Attorney Grievance Committees for the 2nd Judicial Department

 click here for:    website of Second Judicial Department's 3 attorney grievance committees 


CJA's October 14, 2017 coverletter to 2nd Dept. attorney grievance committees

CJA's October 14, 2016 Conflict-of-Interest/Misconduct Complaint
"RE:  Testing the efficacy of New York’s attorney disciplinary committees in policing district attorney conflicts of interest and obligations to report attorney misconduct: 
      
(1) conflict-of-interest/misconduct complaint against Albany County District Attorney P. David Soares for 'sitting on' corruption complaints presenting threshold issues of his financial and other interests;
            (2) conflict-of-interest/misconduct complaint against New York’s other district attorneys for colluding in D.A. Soares’ nonfeasance with respect to the corruption complaints in which they are similarly interested;
           
(3) referral of D.A. Soares and all New York’s complicit district attorneys to criminal authorities for their larcenous pocketing of district attorney salary increases they know to be unlawful and for their other knowing and deliberate violations of penal laws they are charged with enforcing.
"

Exhibit A:      CJA's July 19, 2013 corruption complaint to D.A. Soares       webpage with referred-to substantiating PROOF                                                                                                                
                                         enclosed, incorporated, April 15, 2013 corruption complaint to U.S. Attorney Bharara


Exhibit B:      CJA's January 7, 2014 (first) supplemental complaint   
webpage with referred-to substantiating PROOF

Exhibit C:      CJA's June 21, 2016 (second) supplemental complaint to D.A. Soares  webpage with referred-to substantiating PROOF

Exhibit D:      CJA's June 29, 2016 letter to District Attorneys Association of the State of New York (DAASNY)   
                                                                                                           webpage with referred-to substantiating PROOF

                            Enclosure #1:    CJA's June 10, 2016 e-mail to DAASNY Pres Zugibe --
                                                          "What are your positions? -- beginning with repal of the statutory link between D.A. & judicial salaries"

                           Enclosure #2:    CJA's November 13, 2013 letter to D.A. Soares --
                                                        "What are Your Procedures for Handling Public Corruption Complaints
                                                        & Other Questions that an Unconflicted Commission to Investigate Public Corruption Would Ask""

Exhibit E:    CJA's July 1, 2016 letter to the 62 District Attorneys of the 62 Counties of New York State     
                                                                                                                                     webpage with referred-to substantiating PROOF

Exhibit F:    CJA's July 8, 2016 letter to NYS county governments whose judicially-linked D.A. salaries are paid
                              from their county budgets
              
webpage with referred-to substantiating PROOF

                   

  

                                                -- & some further direct links to the EVIDENCE:

CLICK HERE FOR LINK TO:
JUNE 8, 2016 "Public Forum" on
Establishing Commission on Prosecutorial Conduct

                VIDEO of CJA's September 17, 2013 testimony before Commission to Investigate Public Corruption

                 CJA's April 23, 2014 motion to intervene in the Legislature's declaratory judgment action
              
vs Commission to Investigate Public Corruption,  NYS Senate et al. v. Kathleen Rice, et al.

 CJA's December 31, 2015 letter to then Westchester Co. District Attorney/Chief Judge Nominee Janet DiFiore
webpage for letter:  here 

              CJA's second citizen-taxpayer action, commenced September 2, 2016

 

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9th Judicial District Attorney Grievance Committee 

Staff counsel's November 23, 2016 letter --
"RE:  Our File Nos.: I-15792/16, I-15793/16, I-15794/16, I-15795/16, I-15796/16"

CJA's December 23, 2016 reconsideration letter to the Chair --
"RE:   (1)   Reconsideration of CJA’s October 14, 2016 complaint entitled 'Testing the efficacy of New York’s attorney disciplinary committees in policing district attorney conflicts of interest and obligations to report attorney misconduct' – Committee File #I-15792/16; I-15793/16; I-15794/16; I-15795/16; I-15795/16;    
      (2)     FOIL request:  written conflict-of-interest procedures utilized by the five district attorney offices within the Committee’s jurisdiction – including as relates to their handling of public corruption complaints
"
 

Chair's January 9, 2017 response

 

10th Judicial District Attorney Grievance Committee

Chief Attorney's November 28, 2016 letter --
"RE: Our File Nos.: N-2292-16, N-2293-16 & S-2294-16"

CJA's December 28, 2016 reconsideration letter to the Chair --
"RE:  (1)   Reconsideration of CJA’s October 14, 2016 complaint entitled 'Testing the efficacy of New York’s attorney disciplinary committees in policing district attorney conflicts of interest and obligations to report attorney misconduct' -- Committee File #N-2292-16; N-2293-16; S-2294-16; 
        (2)     FOIL request:  written conflict-of-interest procedures utilized by the two district attorney offices within the Committee’s jurisdiction – including as relates to their handling of public corruption complaints"

Chair's January 11, 2017 response

 

2nd, 11th, and 13th Judicial District Attorney Grievance Committees

Chief Attorney's November 30, 2016 letter --
"RE:  File Nos: K-1827-16, Q-1828-16, R-1829-16"

CJA's December 27, 2016 reconsideration letter to the Chair --
"RE:  (1)   Reconsideration
of CJA’s October 14, 2016 complaint entitled “Testing the efficacy of New York’s attorney disciplinary committees in policing district attorney conflicts of interest and obligations to report attorney misconduct” – Committee File #K-1827-16; Q-1828-16; R-1829-16;
     (2)     FOIL request:  written conflict-of-interest procedures utilized by the three district attorney offices within the Committee’s jurisdiction – including as relates to their handling of public corruption complaints
" 

Chair's January 30, 2017 response

 

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