The Town of Colonie appointed Cunningham who was not a resident of the town to a two year term as Commissioner of Public Works.  When challenged the Appellate Division, Third Department held that the existing local law did not supercede the State Public Officers Law sect 3 or Town Law sect. 23 which required the

In the Matter of John Dickinson v New York State Unified Court System, Office of Court Administration

Pursuant to Article 78, Petitioner, John Dickinson, seeks to annul the determination of Respondent, Office of Court Administration (OCA), to terminate Petitioner.

John Dickinson, Petitioner, was an Associate Court Clerk for OCA. He was terminated from his position