Chief Judge Jonathan Lippman in the news

tjndc5-5nwywkgizms1465wj607_thumbnailWhile the jury in the Werner Lippe murder trial continues deliberations, The New York Times has written an interesting story about the state’s highest-ranking judge, Jonathan Lippman, who lives right here in Westchester County (Rye Brook to be exact).

Now that he’s been in office more than a year, the differences between him and his predecessor, former Chief Judge Judith Kaye, are beginning to show.

Click here to read the story

Rebecca Baker

Rebecca Baker joined The Journal News in March 2004. She covers Eastchester, Bronxville and Tuckahoe, and was previously the state and county courts reporter in Westchester County. In prior jobs, she covered the Town of Greenburgh and Rockland County government and politics. Before coming to The Journal News, she was a municipal reporter for newspapers in New Haven, Conn. and Warren, Ohio.