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FACILITATING INTERROGATION RECORDING

Governor Cuomo Announces $650,000 in Local Law Enforcement Grants for Video Interrogation Equipment Grants Will Assist Local Agencies in Purchasing New or Upgrading Outdated Equipment New State Law ...
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NO PURGING VOTERS

Lucas, the Supreme Court (SCOTUS) recently had oral arguments for Husted v. A. Philip Randolph Institute (APRI) . The case will determine whether or not Ohio violated the National Voter Registration ...
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U.S. CITIZEN NO MORE?

Justice Department Secures First Denaturalization As a Result of Operation Janus On January 5, Judge Stanley R. Chesler of the U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey entered an order ...
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OVERHAULING NEW YORK'S CRIMINAL JUSTICE SYSTEM

Governor Cuomo Unveils 22nd Proposal of 2018 State of the State: Restoring Fairness in New York's Criminal Justice System Nation-leading, Five-Pronged Reform Package Will Ensure Equal Access to ...
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WANTS A PRESIDENTIAL PARDON POWER FORUM

Judiciary Democrats Urge Goodlatte to Hold Hearings on Trump’s Threat to Abuse His Pardon Power House Judiciary Committee Ranking Member Jerrold Nadler (D-NY), recently led a letter signed by ...
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FIGHTING SANCTUARY CITY CUTS

A.G. Schneiderman Leads Amicus Brief To Protect NY Cities & Police Departments From Funding Cuts, Block Trump Administration From Punishing “Sanctuary” Jurisdictions 15 AGs File Brief ...
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ANIMUS: BIAS IN THE LAW

Book Talk and Panel Discussion Animus: A Short Introduction to Bias in the Law A Discussion with Author William D. Araiza Professor of Law, Brooklyn Law School Tuesday, February 6 6 to 7:30 p.m. ...
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NOT LIKING THE THIRD TRAVEL BAN

A.G. Schneiderman Leads New Amicus Brief Opposing Third Travel Ban Amicus Brief – Filed By 16 AGs – Asks Fourth Circuit To Affirm Nationwide Preliminary Injunction Against Third Ban AGs ...
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BLOCK THE 20-WEEK ABORTION BAN?

Lucas, Republicans in Congress have been waging war on women for decades. Now, emboldened by Donald Trump’s misogyny and Mike Pence’s right-wing religious extremism, the House just passed ...
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MOCKING A CONSTITUTIONAL CONVENTION

Lucas, Practice makes perfect. That's why Republicans have been holding mock constitutional conventions. They want to make sure they know exactly how changing our Constitution behind closed doors​ ...
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LIKING THE CONSTITUTION

Gallup Vault: Praise for U.S. Constitution at 200 Years by Lydia Saad Thirty years ago this month, Michael Jackson led the Top 40 charts, Martina Navratilova won the women's U.S. Open, and ...
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CONSCIENCE COUPLING: DEB COHEN & RANDY MCLAUGHLIN

CONSCIENCE COUPLING Husband-and-wife team Randolph McLaughlin and Debra Cohen are building a new kind of civil rights practice Published in 2017 New York Metro Super Lawyers — October 2017 by ...
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LOOKING @ THE ILLINOIS TRUST ACT

NiLP Guest Commentary The Illinois Trust Act: Pushing Back Against Trump's Anti-Immigrant Policies By Sylvia Puente The NiLP Report The State of Illinois took a major step forward this week in ...
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FIXING BLOOMINGDALE ROAD

City Completes $15 Million Infrastructure Upgrade Along Bloomingdale Road on Staten Island Installation of New Storm Sewers, Sanitary Sewers, Water Mains and Catch Basins Was Finished Three Months ...
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WOULDN'T GIVE SABBATH OFF

Century Park Associates / Garden Plaza Of Greenbriar Cove Sued By EEOC For Religious Bias Retirement Community Demanded Two Employees Work on Sabbath, Federal Agency Charges Century Park Associates, ...
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AFTER 22 YEARS: ADULT ZONING UPHELD

City’s Adult Use Zoning Rules Upheld Image credit: CityLaw The Court of Appeals, after 22 years of litigation, upheld the City’s adult use zoning rules and dismissed the complaint ...
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KEEPING WHITE SUPREMACISTS IN CHECK

Post-Charlottesville, a look back: How movement-based legal strategies can prevent white supremacist violence September 1, 2017 By Randolph M. McLaughlin The events of Charlottesville on August 12, ...
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SUING LIFE (UNIVERSITY)

Life University Sued By EEOC for Race Discrimination and Retaliation Two Black Employees Targeted for Discipline Because of Their Race, Then Fired for Complaining About Discrimination, Federal Agency ...
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DRILLING HORIZONTAL WELL DRILLERS FOR DISCRIMINATION

Horizontal Well Drillers Sued by EEOC For Age And Disability Discrimination In Hiring Oklahoma Oil Drilling Company Also Made Unlawful Inquiries Into Applicants' Past Workers' Compensation ...
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US ATTORNEY MEETING WITH BAH FAMILY, TOMORROW

Mom of mentally ill Harlem man shot dead by NYPD to meet with U.S. Attorney Joon Kim Hawa Bah (c.), mother of Mohamed Bah, holds a photo of her and her son Mohamed. (Andrew Savulich/New York Daily ...
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NRA'S GUNNING FOR HER

Here’s what happens when you take on the NRA, Lucas. The NRA’s leadership recently released chilling videos that depict the U.S. as a country on the verge of civil war, warning of ...
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WHO BEATS UP A 72-YEAR-OLD MAN?

Lawsuit Alleges White Plains Cops Beat 72-Year-Old Man Allegations of excessive force against a 72-year-old man have been leveled against the White Plains police department, with millions of dollars ...
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COUNCIL ON WOMEN & GIRLS

Governor Cuomo Launches First-Ever New York State Council on Women And Girls As White House Disbands Council on Women and Girls, New York Creates Own Council Focusing on Women's Rights Council ...
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PARKING EAGLE PARKING IN COURT

Eagle Parking Sued by EEOC for Sex and Age Discrimination Manager Refused to Hire a 60-Year Old Female Applicant Because of His Belief That She Could Not Handle the 'Physicality' of the Job, ...
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DESHELLING DISCRIMINATION @ TAYLOR SHELLFISH

Taylor Shellfish to Pay $160,000 To Settle EEOC Racial Harassment Suit Black Mechanic Forced to Quit After Enduring Slurs, Stereotypes and Retaliation, Says Federal Agency The largest producer of ...
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