In Part 1, we examined the nominating commission’s strong list for Chief Judge, but decried the exclusion of Judges Jenny Rivera, Rowan Wilson, and Shirley Troutman. (I would also mention Elizabeth A. Garry, Presiding Justice of the Appellate Division, Third Department, but I have no idea whether she applied.) In Part 2, we took a close look at cases which some opponents of Governor Hochul’s