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Judge William K. Taylor replaces Judge Craig Doran following Halloween photo that was made public

Judge Craig Doran has been replaced by Judge William K. Taylor for the seventh judicial district.

Doran stepped down as the administrative judge after a 1988 photograph was made public of him dressed as a well known public figure of color.

Judge Doran will remain an elected judge.

The seventh district is made up of Cayuga, Livingston, Monroe, Ontario, Seneca, Steuben, Wayne, and Yates counties.