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New York State Bd. of Elections v. Torres, 06-766

New York's system of choosing party nominees for the State Supreme Court, in which political parties select their nominees for Supreme Court Justice at a convention of delegates chosen by party members in a primary election, does not violate the First Amendment rights of prospective party candidates.

Appellate Information

  • Decided 01/16/2008
  • Published 01/16/2008



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