It is with tremendous sadness that we announce the passing of Judith Kaye who was the first woman to lead the New York State Court of Appeals.   She was a wonderful friend and supporter of Albany Law School’s students and alumni.  She was also the first person to receive the Kate Stoneman Award.

Announcement from the NYS Court of Appeals website: HERE
New York Times announcement: HERE
Hear wonderful stories about former Chief Justice Kaye: HERE
Wikipedia: HERE