Attorney(s) appearing for the Case
Judith T. Kramer, Asst. Atty. Gen. of the State of N.Y. (G. Oliver Koppell, Atty. Gen. of the State of N.Y., of counsel), for defendants-appellants SBEA and David Gaskell.
Linda S. Kingsley, Corp. Counsel, City of Rochester (Susan L. Hauser, Municipal Atty., of counsel), for defendant-appellant City of Rochester.
James K. Riley, Pearl River, NY (O'Connell & Riley, of counsel), for defendant-appellant North Rockland Central School Dist.
Kenneth Schoetz, County Atty., County of Erie, Buffalo, NY, for defendant-appellant Erie County.
Gregory G. Fletcher, Memphis, TN (Heiskell, Donelson, Bearman, Adams, Williams & Caldwell; Loselle Greenawalt Kaplan Blair & Adler, James N. Blair, of counsel), for plaintiff-appellee.
Before: NEWMAN, Chief Judge, OAKES and PRATT, Circuit Judges.
United States Court of Appeals, Second Circuit.
GEORGE C. PRATT, Circuit Judge:
Consolidated Rail Corporation ("Conrail") is an interstate railroad that operates in New York State and elsewhere. Conrail filed this suit against the New York State Board of Equalization and Assessment and several tax-assessing and tax-collecting jurisdictions under § 306 of the Railroad Revitalization Act and Regulatory Reform Act of 1976 ("4-R Act"), currently codified at 49 U.S.C. § 11503. That section prohibits discriminatory...
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