Faculty Notes

Prof. James Sample Featured in Newsday Front-Page Special Report on How LI Party Leaders’ Dominance of Elections Reaches Into Courts

James Sample , Professor of Law

Jockeying for Judges
By Sandra Peddie
July 29, 2016


“In New York, many lawyers are desperate to become judges and will do almost anything for the party leaders, who can, in turn, make that dream their judicial reality,” Hofstra’s [James] Sample said.

A version of this article appears in print on Sunday, July 31, 2016, on the front page with the headline NEWSDAY SPECIAL REPORT Jockeying for Judgeships: How Long Island judges win races before they start.

Read the full article at newsday.com.