NY judges retirement age

Casino gaming, other amendments on ballot
Politics Melissa Chan 11/03/2013 at 10:00AM

A controversial casino gambling referendum and five other proposed changes to the state Constitution will be up for vote November 5 on the general election ballot. Voters hitting the polls to elect city candidates will also decide whether to authorize up to seven full-scale casinos in New York, though opponents say the referendum’s one-sided language [...]

Op-ed: A vote for the ages
News Op-Ed 11/02/2013 at 12:19PM

JOSEPH F DEFELICE When you vote on November 5, you will find a number of propositions on your ballot. Proposition 6 refers to the maximum mandatory retirement age for certain judges of our state courts. In particular the proposal, which would amend Sections 2 and 25 of Article VI of the New York State Constitution, [...]