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NY Justice Landicino, of Yorktown, Charged with DWI

New York Supreme Court Justice Carl J. Landicino was arrested for driving drunk in suburban Albany on Wednesday.

  • Editor's Note: The information was provided by the New York State Police. It does not indicate a conviction. 

A New York Supreme Court Justice has been arrested for driving drunk, state troopers said. 

Justice Carl J. Landicino, 47, of Yorktown Heights, was stopped at about 4:06 p.m. on Wednesday on I-87 in the town of Colonie, which is suburb of Albany, for driving aggressively, police said. 

Police said Landicino failed standardized field sobriety testing, and then refused to submit to a chemical test to determine his blood alcohol content.

The man was charged with driving while intoxicated and multiple vehicle and traffic law violations. Landicino was arraigned in the village of Menands and released. He was scheduled to return to the town of Colonie Court on Oct. 29.

According to news reports, Landicino is a justice in Brooklyn who was elected last year.

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NorthCountyHound October 19, 2012 at 12:58 PM
Judge not, lest ye shall be judged.
John Dickerson October 19, 2012 at 06:18 PM
The story neglected to mention a party affiliation. Normally if it's a Republican the press will mention it in the first paragraph. Odds are, I conclude, that he's a Democrat.
John Dickerson October 19, 2012 at 06:30 PM
It took me about 30 seconds to google up several references to the "allegedly" drunk judge's party affiliation. Same as Teddy Kennedy's. http://www.dailygazette.net/standard/ShowStoryTemplate.asp?Path=SCH/2012/10/19&ID=Ar01205&Section=Local_News "State police arrested a downstate Supreme Court justice and prominent Brooklyn Democrat on drunken driving charges after he was stopped for allegedly driving aggressively on the Northway late Wednesday afternoon. Carl J. Landicino, 47, of Yorktown Heights, was charged with driving while intoxicated-refusal and multiple Vehicle and Traffi c Law violations. He was arraigned in Menands Village Court and released on citations.

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