Paterson’s New Lawyers

ALBANY—Democrats are attacking a court order restraining Richard Ravitch, the newly appointed lieutenant governor, saying it was obtained improperly.
“We continue to want an expeditious court review; we want it to be in the appropriate court, not Nassau County in the middle of the night,” Kathleen Sulivan, the former dean of Stanford Law School and the head of David Paterson’s newly named legal team, said. “If you’re going to try to enjoin action by public officers, you have to do that in the district where those actions take place. There is nothing you can stop the lieutenant governor from doing .

Paterson’s New Lawyers