Still, Judge Block offers a rare look behind decision-making on the federal bench. His stated goal was to make judicial proceedings accessible to the layman, and mercifully, without footnotes he largely succeeds. He has plenty of experience to draw on, including cases involving the Crown Heights riots, Kitty Genovese and Peter Gotti. And he has plenty to say. This is, after all, the same forthright jurist who warned prosecutors in a murder-for-hire case that seeking the death penalty was absurd, and who once worried aloud that he would have egg foo young on my face if a Chinese defendant skipped bail.
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This dark current took a toll. After suffering from depression and drinking heavily, Hart died of pneumonia at Anasi lived in Williamsburg for 14 years, through the thick of its revival. He fetchingly explores the fluorescence of his old neighborhood as well as the gentrification and commodification of a place that, however briefly, belonged to artists.
But, when he decamped at age 40 for California, where he writes and teaches journalism, the decision was an easy one. At 78, Frederic Block is going strong. He picked up modern Greek a few years ago.
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Still, Judge Block offers a rare look behind decision-making on the federal bench.