Richard Casey

  • Deaths, Federal Judges, Richard Casey, S.D.N.Y.

    Judge Richard Conway Casey, R.I.P.

    The Honorable Richard Conway Casey, of the Southern District of New York, passed away yesterday. He was well-known for being the first blind person to be named a federal trial judge. (Appeals court judge David Tatel, of the D.C. Circuit, was the first blind federal judge.) An amusing anecdote about Judge Casey, from the AP: […]

    11 Comments / / Mar 23, 2007 at 2:04 PM