WAMC New York News
9:17 am
Tue July 12, 2005

Ulster County DA Backs Off West Case

Kingston, NY – New Paltz, New York, Mayor Jason West will not face trial relating to the two dozen misdemeanor counts against him for marrying same-sex couples without a license. The reason is because Ulster County's District Attorney says there is no need to move forward with the case against the mayor given the state of affairs. WAMC's Hudson Valley Bureau Chief Allison Dunne has more.