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Supreme Court of the State of New York
Fourth Judicial Department

General Information

Assignment of Counsel

Scheduling and Calendaring of Appeals and Oral Argument

Motion Practice

Civil Motions

Applications for stays in civil appeals or original proceedings;
petitions for writs of habeas corpus.

Criminal Motions

Applications for stays in criminal matters.

Family Court Motions

Applications for stays in Family Court matters;
crawford applications.


Decision-orders are released two weeks after the conclusion of the term, unless otherwise ordered by the Court and are posted at 3:00 p.m. on the web (

Professional Matters

Admission to the Bar

Attorney Disciplinary Matters