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  1. Birth certificates ask parents if a woman giving birtha is femaleRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | New York Post

    ... on birth certificates, a legal hurdle that blocked parental rights most people took for granted. Then-Gov. David Paterson allowed for the change in 2008 across the state everywhere but in New York City, which keeps its own vital statistics and sets ...

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  2. Richard Thomas Elected Councilman of Mount Vernon, NYRead the original story

    Yesterday | PR Log

    ... effort. Thomas, the city Democrats' endorsed candidate, is a former regional director for Gov. David Paterson's regional office in White Plains. Councilmen Thomas was born in Mount Vernon Hospital, schooled in Mount Vernon public schools including ...

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  3. A Seasoned Bronx Power Broker Looks to Rise With Carl HeastieRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The New York Observer

    ... r share of the spoils, there was Mr. Schlein, representing the Espada faction in their negotiations with Gov. David Paterson and the Senate. Mr. Espada would briefly become majority leader before the legislative chaos, and his own legal

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  4. Scotland Places Indefinite Ban on FrackingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Daily Kos

    ... assessment on the process. The decision and rationale closely resembles that of former New York Governor David Paterson, who in 2008 imposed a moratorium on fracking in the state pending a full-scale public health study. That moratorium lasted six ...

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  5. Scotland Just Announced An Indefinite Ban On FrackingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 28 | ThinkProgress

    ... assessment on the process. The decision and rationale closely resembles that of former New York Governor David Paterson, who in 2008 imposed a moratorium on fracking in the state pending a full-scale public health study. That moratorium lasted six ...

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  6. New York City Is Spared Worst Effects of SnowstormRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 27 | Memeorandum

    After Cuomo's surprise, overnight subway service continues without passengers - It's 11:45 p.m. Do you know where you subway is? - Four years ago, when a huge winter storm socked New York City, the MTA and then-Gov. David Paterson, in the final few days of his tenure, got unlucky. TRANSIT: EXCLUSIVE: Subways will run empty overnight during snowstorm, source says - Note: More media content is available for this story at BrooklynPaper.com.

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  7. Ex-Governor David Paterson's Drug Law Reforms Are Actually Sort of Almost WorkingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 | The Village Voice

    ... University, noted that since the reforms were instituted in 2009 (having been championed by former governor David Paterson) there has been a 35 percent increase in the number of suspects being moved into mandated drug treatment programs rather than ...

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  8. Pace Law Presents Its 20th Annual Leadership Awards DinnerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | The Scarsdale Daily Voice

    Pace Law School will be hosting its 20th annual Leadership Awards Dinner on Thursday, Feb. 26 from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. at the Westchester Country Club at 99 Biltmore Ave in Rye. This year, the Law School is honoring The Honorable Jonathan Lippman, chief judge of the state of New York and 1995 Pace Law alumnus, Andrew V. Tung, a partner with Divney Tung Schwalbe, LLP, a multidisciplinary land planning firm.

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  9. Pace Law Presents Its 20th Annual Leadership Awards DinnerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | The Greenburgh Daily Voice

    Pace Law School will be hosting its 20th annual Leadership Awards Dinner on Thursday, Feb. 26 from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. at the Westchester Country Club at 99 Biltmore Ave in Rye. This year, the Law School is honoring The Honorable Jonathan Lippman, chief judge of the state of New York and 1995 Pace Law alumnus, Andrew V. Tung, a partner with Divney Tung Schwalbe, LLP, a multidisciplinary land planning firm.

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  10. Silver Wielded Plenty of Power for DecadesRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 22 | Your News Now

    ... own. There were. Amid the 2009 coup in the state Senate, Silver was seen as the top leader with then-Governor David Paterson sidelined. Silver is staying put for now, but his clout is no doubt diminished, meaning New York City's is as well.

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  11. Joe Lhota Calls Bill de Blasio a 'Hypocrite' for Support of Sheldon SilverRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | The New York Observer

    Joe Lhota wouldn't call Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver a " man of integrity ," but he did offer up a description of Mayor Bill de Blasio: "hypocrite." Mr. Lhota, the Republican candidate who lost to Mr. de Blasio in 2013, slammed the mayor today for supporting Mr. Silver-who was arrested on charges of mail fraud, wire fraud and extortion-despite previously calling for the resignations of pols like former Gov. David Paterson for what Mr. Lhota deemed lesser indiscretions.

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  12. Silver's LiningRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | City Journal

    ... the governor, who together rule New York State. Silver outlasted Governors George Pataki, Eliot Spitzer, and David Paterson. He also outlasted Senate Majority Leader Joe Bruno, himself indicted on corruption charges shortly after he left office (he ...

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  13. David Paterson Defends Sheldon Silver After ArrestRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | The New York Observer

    Former Gov. David Paterson-current chairman of the state Democratic Party-defended arrested Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver on the air today, and questioned whether the charges against him had anything to do with Gov. Andrew Cuomo's short-lived anti-corruption Moreland Commission. Talking to Geraldo Rivera on 77 WABC Radio, Mr. Paterson suggested that there is little unusual about what Mr. Silver stands accused of: receiving kickbacks from for referring cases to two different law firms.

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  14. Tallying the Damage From Sheldon Silver's ArrestRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | New York Magazine

    ... he played a large role in keeping state government functional during the chaotic reign of Governor David Paterson. Silver has survived episodic brushes with scandal before - covering for staffers and legislators who'd sexually harassed or abused ...

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  15. Cuomo budget links school aid to goalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Albany Times Union

    ... Convention Center Wednesday January 21, 2015 in Albany, NY. (John Carl D'Annibale / Times Union) Former Gov. David Paterson arrives for the State of the State address and budget proposal Wednesday January 21, 2015, at the Empire State Plaza ...

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  16. Outraged and Indicted Officers Declare War on Cop Union Head LynchRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | The New York Observer

    ... he claimed were Mr. Lynch's failures to secure a contract from the city since 2010, and to stop former Gov. David Paterson from vetoing a bill that would have allowed new recruits to enter the department under an older, more generous pension plan. ...

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  17. PBA Boss Patrick Lynch Faces Challenge From Brooklyn CopRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | The New York Observer

    ... is the five years members have gone without a contract from the city, and the failure to stop former Gov. David Paterson from vetoing the Tier 3 pension law-which allowed new recruits to enter the force under older, more generous pension programs. ...

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  18. Study: More in NYC sent to treatment after drug law reformsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | The Brooklyn Daily Eagle

    ... that resulted in an explosion of the state's prison population, were reformed in 2009 when then-Gov. David Paterson and state lawmakers reached an agreement for doing so. Eligible cases for the study were those in which a defendant's charge and ...

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  19. Lovett: Cuomo holds most cards in plan to increase min. wageRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 18 | New York Daily News

    ... for the minimum-wage hike. And if the plan doesn't fly, he can use a maneuver first developed by former Gov. David Paterson - forcing the Senate to choose between accepting the minimum-wage hike in a budget deal or shutting down state government. ...

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  20. Cuomo taps Buffalo appellate justice for Court of AppealsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 15 | Albany Times Union

    ... to name a successor to Chief Judge Jonathan Lippman before the end of this year: Nominated by former Gov. David Paterson, Lippman will hit age 70 in May. If Cuomo's nominees are confirmed, the court will swing from last year's configuration of four ...

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