Thomas Amodeo

City of Buffalo

Retiring Buffalo City Court Chief Judge Thomas Amodeo was honored in a special ceremony Thursday that also announced his successor.

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Following the passing of Mario Cuomo, many officials in the City of Buffalo are lamenting on the career and life of the three-term New York Governor.

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Buffalo is getting a new City Court judge, although that judge won't be on the bench for another year.

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Prostitution and related offenses are now being handled differently in Buffalo City Court. Chief Judge Thomas Amodeo on Thursday announced the start of the Human Trafficking Intervention Part.

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Buffalo City Court is adding another specialized court for human trafficking and prostitution cases as part of a statewide program.