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Oral history interview with David Trager and Paul Siegfried, 1994

Creator: Trager, David G., 1937-2011
Project: Edward I. Koch Administration Oral History Project.
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Phys. Desc. :Transcript: 85 pages Sound recording: 3 sound cassettes
Location: Columbia Center for Oral History
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Biographical Note

Judge. Lawyer.

Scope and Contents

Siegfried's experiences as member of successive Mayor's Committees on the Judiciary in New York City beginning in 1975; Trager's experiences as chairperson of [Edward I.] Koch Mayor's Committee on the Judiciary, 1985-1993; Process of judicial nomination and appointment in New York City; administrative amendments issued by Koch; Judicial reappointment; Appointment of minorities to judgeship; judicial tenure; commentary on age discrimination; commentary on judicial credibility and merit; judicial physical and psychological examinations in New York City.

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Copyright by the Trustees of Columbia University in the City of New York, 1996.

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