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TESTING IN A SINGLE PERFECT CASE
THE CHECKS ON STATE JUDICIAL MISCONDUCT
TOUTED BY THE LEGAL AND JUDICIAL ESTABLISHMENT
— and documenting their complete worthlessness,
as well as the hoax of “merit selection”  
 
* * * *
The People's Case against
The New York State Commission
on Judicial Conduct


 

ELENA RUTH SASSOWER, Coordinator of the Center for Judicial Accountability, Inc.,
acting pro bono publico

 - v-
COMMISSION ON JUDICIAL CONDUCT OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK


SUPREME COURT
NEW YORK COUNTY


CJA's APRIL 22, 1999 NOTICE OF RIGHT TO SEEK INTERVENTION, PETITION, & VERIFIED PETITION

            Exhibit A: CJA's May 5, 1997 memorandum-notice, with 3-page analysis of the fraudulent judicial decision in Doris L. Sassower v. Commission on Judicial Conduct

Exhibit B: CJA's public interest ad, "Restraining 'Liars in the Courtroom' and on the Public Payroll" (NYLJ, 8/27/97, pp. 3-4)
Exhibit C-1: CJA's October 6, 1998 judicial misconduct complaint, filed with Commission on Judicial Conduct [Commission]

Exhibit C-2: CJA's October 5, 1998 letter to Commission on Judicial Nomination

Exhibit D-1: CJA's November 3, 1998 letter to Commission

Exhibit D-2: Commission's November 3, 1998 letter to CJA

Exhibit E:    CJA's November 18, 1998 letter to City Bar

Exhibit F-1: Commission's December 2, 1998 letter to CJA

Exhibit F-2: CJA's December 10, 1998 letter to Commission

Exhibit F-3: Commission's December 23, 1998 letter to CJA

Exhibit F-4: CJA's December 29, 1998 letter to Commission

Exhibit F-5: Commission's January 25, 1999 letter to CJA

Exhibit F-6: CJA's February 3, 1999 letter to Commission

Exhibit F-7: Commission's February 5, 1999 letter to CJA

Exhibit G: CJA's March 11, 1999 letter to Commission

Exhibit H: pp. 368-72 of NYS Assembly Judiciary Committee's September 22, 1987 public hearing on the Commission

ATTORNEY GENERAL SPITZER'S MA7 17, 1999 AFFIRMATION IN SUPPORT OF APPLICATION FOR ADJOURNMENT PURSUANT TO CPLR 3012(D)

            Exhibit 1: Justice Cahn's July 13, 1995 decision in Doris L. Sassower v. Commission
            
Exhibit 2: A.G.'s May 11, 1999 letter to Sassower, with stipulation
            Exhibit 3: CJA's May 12, 1999 letter to A.G. Spitzer
 

ATTORNEY GENERAL SPITZER'S MAY 24, 1999 MOTION TO DISMISS VERIFIED PETITION

                    Exhibit 1: Notice of Right to Seek Intervention, Notice of Petition, & Verified Petition in Doris L. Sassower v. Commission
                    Exhibit 2: Justice Cahn's July 13, 1995 decision in Doris L. Sassower v. Commission
                                   Affidavit of Albert Lawrence, Esq, Clerk of the NYS Commission on Judicial Conduct
 

          ATTORNEY GENERAL SPITZER'S MAY 24, 1999 MEMORANDUM OF LAW IN SUPPORT OF MOTION TO DISMISS

 


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CJA's JULY 28, 1999 OMNIBUS MOTION TO DISQUALIFY ATTORNEY GENERAL SPITZER & FOR SANCTIONS AGAINST HIM & THE COMMISSION, ETC.

TABLE OF EXHIBITS

Exhibit A-1: A.G. Spitzer's website homepage (on June 10, 1999)
Exhibit A-2: website message from A.G. Spitzer (on April 6, 1999)
Exhibit A-3: website tour of A.G. Spitzer's office (on June 10, 1999)
Exhibit A-4: A.G. Spitzer's December 22, 1998 press release: Staff Appointments
Exhibit A-5: A.G. Spitzer's press release: Executive Legal Staff (on June 10, 1099)
Exhibit A-6: A.G. Spitzer's April 12, 1999 press release: "Spitzer Marks First 100 Days in Office: A.G. Lauded for Quality of Hires, Early Activism"
Exhibit B:  CJA's December 24, 1998 letter to A.G. Spitzer
Exhibit C:  CJA's December 28, 1998 letter to A.G. Spitzer  with CJA's letter to editor, "An Appeal to Fairness: Revisit the Court of Appeals", NY Post, 12/28/98
Exhibit D:  CJA's January 27, 1999 letter to A.G. Spitzer

                  Ex.A: "Restraining 'Liars in the Courtroom' and on the Public Payroll", NYLJ, ad, 8/27/97
                  Ex.B-1:  CJA's September 19, 1995 letter to A.G. Vacco
                  Ex.B-2:  CJA's January 13, 1998 letter to A.G. Vacco
                  Ex.C-1:  CJA's December 24, 1998 letter to A.G. Spitzer
                  Ex.C-2:  CJA's December 28, 1998 letter to A.G. Spitzer
                  Ex.D-1:  CJA's August 8, 1994 letter to A.G. candidate Spitzer

                  Ex. D-2:  CJA's September 7, 1998 letter to A.G. candidate Spitzer
                  Ex. D-3:  CJA's notice to NYLJ/City Bar, with copy to candidate Spitzer
                  Ex. E:     CJA's November 18, 1998 to Executive Committee/City Bar, with copy to Governor
Exhibit E:  CJA's March 26, 1999 complaint to the New York State Ethics Commission

                  Ex. A:  Public Officers Law
                  Ex. B:  Transcript, January 27, 1999, Eliot Spitzer, event sponsored by NYLJ & City Bar
                  Ex. C:  "Spitzer Claims Victory: And Now, the Litigation", NYLJ, 11/20/98
                  Ex. D: "Republicans Get a Pass From Spitzer -- for Now", NY Observer, 2/8/99
                 
Ex. E:  "FREE-FOR-ALL: A special report: ALBANY IS FAILING IN EFFORT TO LIMIT

                              CAMPAIGN DONORS", NYT, December 28, 1998
Exhibit F:   CJA's April 2, 1999 letter to Asst. to A.G. Spitzer's Chief of Staff
Exhibit G:   CJA's May 10, 1999 letter to Asst. to A.G. Spitzer's Chief of Staff
Exhibit H-1: Asst. A.G.'s  May 11, 1999 letter to Sassower
Exhibit H-2: Asst. A.G.'s May 11, 1999 letter to Sassower
Exhibit I:     CJA's May 12, 1999 letter to Asst. A.G.
Exhibit J:    CJA's May 14, 1999 letter to Deputy Litigation Chief
Exhibit K:    Transcript of May 17, 1999 court proceeding
Exhibit L:    CJA's May 17, 1999 notice to Commission
Exhibit M:   Asst. A.G.'s May 25, 1999 letter to Justice Zweibel
Exhibit N:   CJA's May 28, 1999 letter to Justice Zweibel
Exhibit O:   Transcript of June 14, 1999 court proceeding
Exhibit P:   Doris Sassower's April 6, 1999 fax to Elena Sassower
Doris Sassower's affidavit
 

INVENTORY OF FREE-STANDING FILE FOLDERS SUBSTANTIATNG OMNIBUS MOTION

File: Doris L. Sassower v. Commission on Judicial Conduct of the State of New York

 

CJA's JULY 28, 1999 MEMORANDUM OF LAW IN OPPOSITION TO DISMISSAL MOTION & IN SUPPORT OF HER MOTION FOR DISQUALIFICATION OF ATTORNEY GENERAL SPITZER, SANCTIONS, A DEFAULT JUDGMENT & OTHER RELIEF

ATTORNEY GENERAL SPITZER'S AUGUST 13, 1999 REPLY MEMORANDUM IN FURTHER SUPPORT OF DISMISSAL MOTION AND IN OPPOSITION TO SAS OMNIBUS MOTION

CJA's SEPTEMBER 24, 1999 REPLY AFFIDAVIT
      TABLE OF EXHIBITS
        Exhibit A:  CJA's August 6, 1999 letter to A.G. Spitzer's Counsel
        Exhibit B:  CJA's August 16, 1999 letter to A.G. Spitzer's Counsel & staff
        Exhibit C:  Asst. A.G.'s August 1, 1999 letter to Justice Zweibel
        Exhibit D:  Sassower's August 17, 1999 letter to Justice Zweibel
        Exhibit E:  September 1, 1999 letter from A.G. Spitzer's Counsel to Sassower
        Exhibit F:  CJA's September 10, 1999 letter to A.G. Spitzer's staff
        Exhibit G:  CJA's September 15, 1999 complaint to the New York State Ethics Commission
            
Ex. A:  Gov Pataki's September 1, 1999 appointment of Millane to Ethics Commission
             Ex. B:  CJA's April 15, 1997 letter to Gov. Pataki
             Ex. C:  Gov Pataki's appointment of Shectman to Ethics Commission
             Ex. D:  CJA's June 9, 1997 letter to Ethics Commission
             Ex. E:  Gov. Pataki's appointment of Shectman to Ethics Commission
             Ex. F:  CJA's April 23, 1999 letter to Ethics Commission
             Ex. G-1: "Restraining 'Liars in the Courtroom' and on the Public Payroll", NYLJ, ad, 8/27/97
             Ex. G-2: "Assistants' Lapses Not Tolerated by Vacco", NYLJ, letter to editor, 5/16/97
             Ex. H-1: CJA's September 19, 1995 letter to A.G. Vacco
             Ex. H-2: CJA's January 13, 1998 letter to A.G. Vacco
             Ex. I-1:  September 1, 1999 letter from A.G. Spitzer's Counsel to Sassower
            
Ex. I-2:  CJA's August 6, 1999 letter to A.G. Spitzer's Counsel
       Exhibit H: CJA's September 7, 1999 criminal complaint to the U.S. Attorney for the Eastern District of New York
            
Ex. A:  "Widening Inquiry On Pataki Donors And Parole Board", NYT, 8/19/99
             Ex. B-1:  Inventory to CJA's March 26, 1999 ethics complaint
             Ex. B-2:  Inventory of record of Article 78 proceeding
             Ex. B-3:  Inventory of FOIL correspondence with Gov. Pataki's office
             Ex. C-1: "On Choosing Judges, Pataki Creates Problems", NYT, letter to editor, 11/16/96
             Ex. C-2: "A Call for Concerted Action", NYLJ, ad, 11/20/96
             Ex. C-3: "Restraining 'Liars in the Courtroom' and on the Public Payroll", NYLJ, ad, 8/27/97
             Ex. C-4: "An Appeal to Fairness: Revisit the Court of Appeals", NY Post, letter to editor, 12/18/98
             Ex. C-5: "Comm'n Abandons Investigative Mandate", NYLJ, letter to editor, 8/14/95
             Ex. C-6: "Where Do You Go When Judges Break the Law?", NYT, ad, 10/26/94
             Ex. D:  CJA's April 23, 1999 letter to Ethics Commission
             Ex. E-1: "Corruption fighter tackles double-dipping probe", Middletown Times Herald Record, 8/15/99
             Ex. E-2:  "Spitzer Sets Up Unit to Investigate Both State and Local Corruption", NYT, 8/19/99
            
Ex. E-3: "Mirror, Mirror", NYDaily News, editorial, 8/29/99
 
CJA's SEPTEMBER 24, 1999 REPLY MEMORANDUM OF LAW

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CJA's NOVEMBER 5, 1999 LETTER-APPLICATION TO JUDGE KAPNICK
     Exhibit A: News Brief (9/13/99) & "Convention Votes Judges Without Farrell's Inprint" (9/27/99), NYLJ
      Exhibit B: Sassower's October 10, 1999 letter to Judge Zweibel
      Exhibit C: Transcript, October 8, 1999 court proceeding
      Exhibit D:  "From Judge To Pawn in Grudge Match", NYT, 5/22/99
      Exhibit E:  "State Commission Can Refuse to Investigate Judge", NYLJ, 10/5/99
      Exhibit F-1:  A.G's response to challenge to authority
      Exhibit F-2: A.G's response to challenge to authority -- Mantell v. Commission
      Exhibit G:  CJA's October 21, 1999 criminal complaint, etc. to Manhattan District Attorney Morgenthau
            Ex. A: "Restraining 'Liars in the Courtroom' and on the Public Payroll", NYLJ ad, 8/27/97
            Ex. B:  CJA's January 31, 1996 letter to D.A. Morgenthau
            Ex. C:  February 7, 1996 letter from Deputy Chief/Special Prosecutions Bureau
            Ex. D:  CJA's March 5, 1996 letter to D.A. Morgenthau
            Ex. E:  CJA's May 6, 1997 fax to D.A. Morgenthau
            Ex. F:  signed receipt for July 28, 1999 omnibus motion & memo of law
            Ex. G: "State Commission Can Refuse to Investigate Judge", NYLJ, October 5, 1999
            Ex. H-1: Inventory
            
Ex. H-2: Inventory
    Exhibit H: CJA's October 21, 1999 criminal complaint to the U.S. Attorney for the Southern District
                      of New York -- Public Corruption Unit

            Ex. A-1: Justice Dept. Report to Congress: 1997 -- pp. 1-2
            Ex. A-2:  28 USC Sec 528: disqualification of Justice Dept. officers & employees
            Ex. B:  "Restraining 'Liars in the Courtroom' and on the Public Payroll", NYLJ, ad, August 27, 1997
            Ex. C-1: Inventory
            Ex. C-2: Inventory
            Ex. D:  Justice Dept. April 12, 1999 letter from Deputy Chief/Public Integrity Section
            Ex. E:  August 31, 1999 letter from Chief, Civil Rights Unit/SDNY
            
Ex. F:  "State Commission Can Refuse to Investigate Judge", NYLJ, 10/5/99
     Exhibit I:      CJA's October 25, 1999 letter to A.G. Spitzer: Att: high-ranking staff
     Exhibit J:     CJA's October 27, 1999 complaint to NYS Ethics Commission
     Exhibit K-1:  CJA's October 29, 1999 letter to D.A. Morgenthau
     Exhibit K-2:  October 29, 1999 letter from Deputy Chief/Special Prosecutions Bureau
     Exhibit K-3:  CJA's November 4, 1999 letter to D.A. Morgenthau
        


CJA's DECEMBER 2, 1999 LETTER-APPLICATION TO JUDGE WETZEL FOR DISQUALIFICATION/DISCLOSURE, etc

      Exhibit A:  Judge Wetzel's November 22, 1999 letter to Sassower
      Exhibit B:  CJA's November 15, 1999 letter to Judge Wetzel
      Exhibit C:  Judge Tolub's May 20, 1999 order disqualifying himself
      Exhibit D:  Gov. Pataki's June 12, 1995 nomination of Wetzel to Ct of Claims
      Exhibit E:  photo of Wetzel with Gov. Pataki at 1994 fundraiser at Wetzel's home
      Exhibit F:  Clay Tiffany's facially-meritorious May 21, 1999 judicial misconduct complaint against Judge Wetzel
      Exhibit G:  Commission's September 14, 1999 dismissal of Clay Tiffany's complaint, without investigation
      Exhibit H:  "Clay Tiffany, TV Reporter, Reveals Pataki's Ethical Problems", Martinelli Publications, November 4, 1999
      Exhibit I: "Justice takes a holiday for real cyber-sex victim", NYPost column by Steve Dunleavy, November 26, 1999
      Exhibit J:  CJA's December 2, 1999 letter to Gov. Pataki -- Att: James McGuire/Counsel
 

CJA's DECEMBER 2, 1999 LETTER TO ADMINISTRATIVE JUDGE CRANE FOR DISQUALIFICATION/DISCLOSURE, etc.

ATTORNEY GENERAL SPITZER'S DECEMBER 6, 1999 AFFIRMATION IN FURTHER SUPPORT OF HIS MOTION TO DISMISS THE VERIFIED PETITION

CJA's DECEMBER 9, 1999 LETTER TO JUDGE WETZEL IN FURTHER SUPPORT OF SANCTIONS AGAINST ATTORNEY GENERAL SPITZER & FOR DISQUALIFICATION/DISCLOSURE & SPECIAL ASSIGNMENT OF THE PROCEEDING
      Exhibit A:  A.G.'s December 6, 1999 letter to Judge Wetzel
     Exhibit C:  CJA's October 29, 1999 notice to A.G. Spitzer & Commission
     Exhibit D:  Analysis of Judge Lehner's September 30, 1999 decision in Mantell v. Commission


Transmitted File:  Michael Mantell v. New York State Commission on Judicial Conduct

CJA's DECEMBER 17, 1999 LETTER TO JUDGE WETZEL RESPONDING TO ATTORNEY GENERAL'S DECEMBER 10, 1999 LETTER       
     Exhibit A:  A.G.'s December 10, 1999 letter to Judge Wetzel
     Exhibit B:  computerized print-out                             

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JUDGE WETZEL'S JANUARY 31, 2000 DECISION, ORDER & JUDGMENT

CJA's NOTICE OF APPEAL
AND PRE-ARGUMENT STATEMENT, March 23, 200
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