From the web: “Sheila Abdus-Salaam, Judge on New York’s Top Court, Is Found Dead in Hudson River”

Sheila Abdus-Salaam, an associate judge on New York State’s highest court and the first African-American woman to serve on that bench, was found dead on Wednesday in the Hudson River, the authorities said. Officers with the New York Police Department’s Harbor Unit responded about 1:45 p.m.

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