SUPREME COURT OF NEW YORK, APPELLATE DIVISION, SECOND DEPARTMENT
October 3, 1969
IN THE MATTER OF LAWRENCE M. FOGARTY, APPELLANT,
ALBERT HECHT ET AL., AS COMMISSIONERS OF ELECTIONS OF THE COUNTY OF DUTCHESS, RESPONDENTS
Brennan, Acting P. J., Rabin, Martuscello and Kleinfeld, JJ., concur; Hopkins, J., dissents.
In a proceeding to validate petitions nominating appellant a candidate of the Concerned Voter Party for the public office of Town Justice in the Town of East Fishkill in the election to be held on November 4, 1969, the appeal is from a judgment of the County Court, Dutchess County, dated October 2, 1969, which dismissed the petition and votes to affirm on the authority of Matter of Connors v. Messina (308 N. Y. 877).
Judgment reversed, on the law and the facts, without costs, and nominating petitions declared valid. (See Matter of Cross v. Hecht , 33 A.D.2d 559.)
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