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Matter of John R. Duyssen

The Commission has released a decision dated August 5, 2021, that John R. Duyssen, a Justice of the Leroy Town Court (Genesee County), has resigned from office and agreed to never seek or accept judicial office in the future. The decision is available at Duyssen Decision. An accompanying press release is available at 2021 Releases.

Matter of Jason Novak

The Commission has released a decision dated June 11, 2021, that Jason Novak, a Justice of the Hornby Town Court (Steuben County), has resigned from office and agreed to never seek or accept judicial office in the future. The decision is available at Novak Decision. An accompanying press release is available at 2021 Releases.

Matter of Ellen D. Fishkin

The Commission has released a decision dated June 10, 2021, that Ellen D. Fishkin, a Justice of the Head of the Harbor Village Court (Suffolk County), has resigned from office and agreed to never seek or accept judicial office in the future. The decision is available at Fishkin Decision. An accompanying press release is available at 2021 Releases.

Matter of Kenneth C. Knutsen

The Commission has released a decision dated June 10, 2021, that Kenneth C. Knutsen, a Justice of the Schoharie Town Court and an Associate Justice of the Schoharie Village Court (Schoharie County), has resigned from office and agreed to never seek or accept judicial office in the future. The decision is available at Knutsen Decision. An accompanying press release is available at 2021 Releases.

New Commission Member Appointed

Graham B. Seiter, Esq., has been appointed to the Commission by Assembly Minority Leader William A. Barclay, for a four-year term ending March 31, 2025. Biographical information on Mr. Seiter and the rest of the Commission members is available at Commission Members. An accompanying press release is available at 2021 Releases.