Brooklyn Civil Court Judicial Candidate Questionnaire

Candidates Running to Be the Democratic Party Nominees for 6 Kings County Countywide Civil Court Judge Answer Common Cause New York's Judicial Candidate Questionnaire


Common Cause New York asked all candidates running in the September 12, 2017 Democratic Party Primary for Kings County Countywide Civil Court Judge (6 vacancies) to answer our judicial candidate questionnaire. Links to the responses we received are below. 

The Civil Court of the City of New York decides lawsuits involving claims of up to $25,000. The Civil Court includes a small claims part for the informal resolution of cases involving amounts of up to $5,000, and a housing part for landlord-tenant and housing violation proceedings. The court also handles other civil matters referred by the Supreme Court, which can include family court. Civil Court Judges are elected to ten year terms.

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Frederrick C. Arriaga
Patria Frias-Colon
Patrick J. Hayes
Thomas J. Kennedy
John K. O’Hara
David C. Pepper
Sandra E. Roper

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