Monday, December 08, 2003
The New York State Commission on Judicial Conduct is apparently investigating Supreme Court Justice Nelson H. Cosgrove in connection with the story we reported on last month about the claim that the judge was said to have been --ah-- improperly using the power of his office. We didn't mention last time that Justice Cosgrove is a former district attorney. The chief significance of that, to us, is that you would think that a guy who had that kind of political experience would be somewhat more circumspect in his dealing with the press. I'll bet a dollar I know who the judge has acting as his lawyer....