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June 6, 2022 -- D-DAY plus 78 years

 CJA's Article 78 proceeding/
declaratory judgment action/citizen-taxpayer action
vs NYS' ethics entities -- JCOPE, LEC, & NYS-IG
--
& the statewide & state legislative electeds
they have "protected"

HOCHUL, STEWART-COUSINS, SENATE,
HEASTIE, ASSEMBLY, JAMES, DiNAPOLI


click here for:
electronic court file -- NYSCEF:
Albany Co. #90425-22

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Below is:
EXPANDED CASE PROGRESSION --
IN COURT & OUT

1.
CJA's June 6, 2022 verified petition 

2.
CJA's original order to show cause
& June 6, 2022 moving affidavit
& Part 1 Duty Judge Peter Lynch's signed OSC
 

3.
CJA's June 12, 2022 letter to NYS' 15 law school deans
comprising the "independent review committee"
of the "ethics commission reform act of 2022"

4.
CJA's Intervention, Amicus Curiae Requests
to "JCOPE Must Go" Coalition Members,
Bar Associations, Etc.

5.
CJA's order to show cause
& June 21, 2022 moving affidavit

6.
CJA's June 23, 2022 notice of petition
&
affidavit in support

7.
How the Attorney General Litigates:
June 27, 2022 dismissal motion

AAG Rodriguez' Notice of Motion (#50)

AAG Rodriguez' Memorandum of Law (#51)

Affidavit for Comproller (#52)

Affirmation for Inspector General (#53)
Affirmation for JCOPE (#54)
Affirmation for LEC (#55)

Affirmation for Senate (#56)
Affirmation for Assembly (#57)
Affidavit for AG (#58)

8.
CJA's CPLR §2214(c) NOTICE
to respondents to furnish "papers" to the Court

9.
CJA's June 28, 2022 affidavit in opposition
& in further support of TRO & preliminary injunction

10.
"TIME IS OF THE ESSENCE" --
SECURING THE PUBLIC'S "MATTER OF LAW" ENTITLEMENT
TO A TRO & PRELIMINARY INJUNCTION TO PREVENT THE "ETHICS COMMISSION REFORM ACT OF 2022" FROM REPLACING JCOPE WITH SOMETHING WORSE

11.
CJA's July 6, 2022 ORDER TO SHOW CAUSE
for a TRO, &/or for an Immediate Hearing on & Determination of Petitioners’ entitlement, as a matter of law, to a Preliminary Injunction

12.
CJA's July 8, 2022 e-mail to Supreme Court Justice Gandin's Law Clerk

July 11, 2022 e-mail from Gandin's Law Clerk

CJA's July 11, 2022 e-mail from Gandin's Law Clerk

13.
Judge Gandin's July 21, 2022 decision

14.
CJA's August 16, 2022 e-mail to Court Reporter --
"July 7, 2022 transcript -- CJA., et al. v. JCOPE, et al. (Albany Co. #904235-22)"
transcript mark-up

15.
How the Attorney General Litigates:

AAG Rodriguez' August 18, 2022 notice of cross-motion

AAG Rodriguez' memorandum of law

affidavit -- JCOPE

affirmation -- IG


16.
CJA's September 1, 2022 verified amendment
to June 6, 2022 verified petition/complaint (#84)

17.
CJA's September 3, 2022 notice of papers
to be furnished to the Court
pursuant to CPLR §2214(c) (#85)

18.
CJA's September 15, 2022 notice for discovery & inspection
pursuant to CPLR §3120 (#86)

19.
CJA's September 15, 2022 affidavit (#87)
in Opposition to Respondents’ August 18, 2022 Cross-Motion
& in Support of Petitioners’ September 15, 2022 Motion for Sanctions,
Summary Judgment & Other Relief

Exhibit A:  Analysis of AG's cross-motion (#88)

Exhibit B-1:  CJA's July 8, 2022 e-mail (#89)

Exhibit B-2: CJA's Aug 16, 2022 e-mail
& July 11 exchange (#90)


Exhibit C:  July 7, 2022 transcript (#91)

Exhibit D: CJA's Sept. 15, 2022 notice
for discovery & inspection pursuant to CPLR §3120 (#92)

20.
CJA's September 15, 2022 notice of motion (#93) --
for sanctions, disqualification of AG, summary judgment
& other relief

CJA's September 15, 2022 memorandum of law (#94) --
in support of sanctions vs AG James, culpable attorneys of the AG's office, & respondents for their litigation fraud, disqualification of the AG, summary judgment & other relief

21.
CJA's September 19, 2022 letter to Supreme Court Justice Gandin (#95) --
(1) This Court’s individual rules pertaining to page limits on motions conflicts with, and subverts,  the Uniform Civil Rules for the Supreme Court & the County Court (22 NYCRR §202.8-b); (2) petitioners’ word-count certifications

22.
AAG Rodriguez' September 20, 2022 letter to Supreme Court Justice Gandin (#96)

Judge's response (#97)

23.
CJA's September 21, 2022 e-mail to Bennett Liebman --
"EXPLANATION REQUIRED: Your Sept. 15th 'Explaining the Ethics Commission Reform Act of 2022' -- & the foreseeability of 'What comes next in New York State's pursuit of ethics reform'"

 

24.
WANTED: your scholarship, expertise, & independent expert opinion as to the state of the record in CJA v. JCOPE, et al -- starting with the 6th cause of action to VOID the "ethics commission reform act of 2022"

CJA's September 25, 2022 e-mail to New York State Bar Association

CJA's September 25, 2022 e-mail to New York City Bar Association

Explaining the Ethics Commission Reform Act of 2022”  news release

25.
How the Attorney General Litigates:

AAG Rodriguez' Opposing Affirmation (#98)

AAG Rodriguez' Opposing Memorandum of Law (#99)

AAG Rodriguez' Reply Affirmation (#101)

AAG Rodriguez Reply Memorandum of  Law (#102)

 

26.
CJA's October 4, 2022 Reply Affidavit  (#104)
Ex. A  (#105)
Ex. B-1  (#106)
Ex. B-2  (#107)
Ex. C-1  (#108)
Ex. C-2 (#109)


CJA's October 4, 2022 Reply Memorandum of Law  (#110)

27.

Supreme Court Justice Gandin's November 23, 2022 decision (##111-116)

 

28.
CJA's November 25, 2022 letter to Supreme Court Justice Gandin (#117)

 

29.
How the Attorney General Litigates:

AAG Rodriguez' November 29, 2022 notice of entry  (#118)

 

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NY's PRESS, IN ACTION/INACTION

 

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What the New Commission on Ethics Looks Like


A Tale of Two Lawsuits:
See:   CJA v. JCOPE, et al.   Lavine v. NYS, et al.

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Preparing for the Hearing!

 

correspondence

CJA's June 8, 2022 e-mails to Gov --
"AGAIN -- Contact info for Gov. Hochul's counsel's office --
oral argument on TRO"

CJA's June 9, 2022 e-mail to AG --
"Contact info for AG's Albany offices -- NOTICE of oral argument for TRO in lawsuit
vs JCOPE...LETITIA JAMES...(Albany County #904235-22)"

 

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 Supreme Court/Albany County 

Uniform Rules for NYS Trial Courts: 202
 

Third District Administrative Judge Gerald Connolly

2022 Third District rules, etc.


p. 15: The District Administrative Judge will:
a) Make case assignments when judges are disqualified;

Service -- CPLR Article 3

CPLR Article 78 proceeding

declaratory judgment action (CPLR 3001)

citizen-taxpayer action -- State Finance Law Article 7-A

CPLR Article 63 Preliminary Injunctions, TROs 
6313. Temporary restraining order. (a) Generally. If, on a motion for a preliminary injunction, the plaintiff shall show that immediate and irreparable injury, loss or damages will result unless the defendant is restrained before a hearing can be had, a temporary restraining order may be granted without notice. Upon granting a temporary restraining order, the court shall set the hearing for the preliminary injunction at the earliest possible time. ..."

& here

 

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