DiFiore confirmed as Chief Judge of state Court of Appeals

Jan 25, 2016 348

By Evan Fallor

A day after issuing its formal recommendation, the State Senate Judiciary Committee on Thursday confirmed Westchester County District Attorney Janet DiFiore to become the next Chief Judge of the New York State Court of Appeals.

DiFiore, 60, a Democrat who has served as the Westchester District Attorney since 2006, previously served as a Westchester County Court Judge for three years and as a Supreme Court Justice for the state criminal courts in the 9th Judicial District for more than two years.

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Source: http://westfaironline.com/

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