Star chamber

Noted:

The New York Assembly ethics committee is holding a private meeting to consider a disciplinary case against a fellow lawmaker. The meeting for Assembly members to consider sanctions against one of their own wasn’t announced on the chamber’s Web site as Chairman William Magnarelli of Onondaga County had promised.

The committee refused to identify the subject of the session. There are several possibilities…

Any punishment would be announced.

But would any announcement be punished?