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Westchester County DA Janet DiFiore Confirmed As NY Chief Judge

ALBANY, N.Y. (CBSNewYork/AP) — The New York Senate has confirmed longtime Westchester County prosecutor Janet DiFiore as New York’s chief judge.

The voice vote, with no opposition, followed an hour of praise for the 60-year-old district attorney by both Republicans and Democrats. 378 more words


Westchester DA Janet DiFiore Could Become NY State's Top Judge

ALBANY, N.Y. (CBSNewYork/AP) — The New York Senate will begin considering Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s choice to preside at the state’s highest court and oversee the judiciary. 283 more words