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Benchmarks: Journal of the New York State Unified Court System

Winter 2006

Black History Month

Among the February events marking Black History Month in the court community were a discussion of the latest developments in cancer treatment and prevention (Bronx); the 8th annual Future Leaders Achievement Awards (New York); a first time homebuyer's program (Kings); appearances by Theodore Shaw, Director-Counsel and President of the NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund (Bronx), actor James Earl Jones (New York) and pioneer educator Dr. Alice H. Young (Monroe); a gospel tribute (Kings); films; children's programming; and book talks.

Look for events in your judicial district celebrating Women's History Month in March.

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State of the Judiciary Judicial Elections Report Summary Jury Trials Indigent Defense Services Multi-Hat Judge Matrimonial Commission Solo & Small Firm Practice Office of Self-Represented National Adoption Day Court Reporters Listening Conference Construction Update Historic Courthouses and Trials Did You Know? Judicial Institute Calendar UCS Katrina Fund Update Black History Month


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