Contact Us
1250 Broadway, 27th Floor, New York, NY 10001 212-619-5400 Manhattan Attorney
Manhattan Lawyer
Attorney Profiles Firm News Practice Areas Newsletters Real Estate Lawyers' Blog Clients' Rights
Best of the Best Top 100 2015 Award
Best of the Best Top 100 2016 Award

NY Real Estate Law Blog

Categories

Archives

Follow Lucas on Twitter & LinkedIn

Recent Posts in Constitutional Issues Category

793 results found. Viewing page 1 of 32. Go to page 1 2 3 4 5 6 7  . . . 28 29 30 31 32   Next

NOT LIKING TRUMP'S SECOND IMMIGRATION BAN

A.G. Schneiderman Files Suit Against Pres. Trump’s Second Immigration Ban New York Joins Western District Of Washington Lawsuit Alongside Washington State, California, Maryland, Massachusetts, ...
Continue reading "NOT LIKING TRUMP'S SECOND IMMIGRATION BAN" »

LOOKING @ A BASEMENT & PEACE SIGN

Basement apartment ruled legal; Condo’s “peace” sign ruled illegal 345 West 70th Street in Manhattan. Image Credit: CityLaw Buildings charged that owner unlawfully converted basement ...
Continue reading "LOOKING @ A BASEMENT & PEACE SIGN" »

STERLING HEIGHTS DIDN'T WANT A MOSQUE

Justice Department and Sterling Heights, Michigan, Resolve Lawsuit over Denial of Zoning Approval for a Mosque The Justice Department recently announced a settlement with the city of Sterling Heights, ...
Continue reading "STERLING HEIGHTS DIDN'T WANT A MOSQUE" »

DOWNHOLE BEING AN @SSHOLE?

EEOC Sues Fracking Company for Race-Based Harassment and Retaliation Downhole Technology Fired a Black Employee for Complaining About Racial Intimidation With a KKK Hood, Federal Agency Charges A ...
Continue reading "DOWNHOLE BEING AN @SSHOLE?" »

JESSE DOESN'T LIKE BROKEN WINDOWS

Senator Jesse Hamilton Calls on City to Reform Broken Windows Councilmember Carlos Menchaca Chair, Committee on Immigration New York City Council Dear Councilmember Menchaca: I write to urge you to do ...
Continue reading "JESSE DOESN'T LIKE BROKEN WINDOWS" »

TOGETHER WE MUST KEEP FIGHTING

Lucas, President Trump’s Muslim ban is detrimental to our long-term security, unconstitutional and unacceptable. His order bans refugees and immigrants from Muslim-majority countries who are ...
Continue reading "TOGETHER WE MUST KEEP FIGHTING" »

ROOMS TO GO DISCRIMINATED AGAINST PREGNANT WOMAN

Rooms to Go To Pay $55,000 to Settle EEOC Pregnancy Discrimination Lawsuit Furniture Company Fired Employee After She Disclosed She Was Pregnant, Federal Agency Charged RTG Furniture Corp. of Georgia, ...
Continue reading "ROOMS TO GO DISCRIMINATED AGAINST PREGNANT WOMAN" »

TRUMP IS "SO WRONG" ON THE REFUGEE THING

SCHUMER STANDS WITH RECENTLY RESETTLED REFUGEES WHO JUST MADE IT OUT OF HARM’S WAY & EXPLAINS WHY PRESIDENTIAL EXECUTIVE ORDERS ARE SO WRONG; IF TRUMP ORDERS CAME SOONER, REFUGEES COULD HAVE ...
Continue reading "TRUMP IS "SO WRONG" ON THE REFUGEE THING" »

WRITING ROE v. WADE INTO THE CONSTITUTION

Governor Cuomo Proposes Constitutional Amendment Codifying Roe V. Wade into the New York State Constitution Amendment Would Enshrine that State Shall Protect the Rights Established by Roe v. Wade ...
Continue reading "WRITING ROE v. WADE INTO THE CONSTITUTION" »

DEFENDING THE CFPB

A.G. Schneiderman, 16 Other AGs Seek To Intervene, Defend Federal Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Cites President Trump's Lack Of Support For Dodd-Frank As Necessitating Intervention By State ...
Continue reading "DEFENDING THE CFPB" »

GIVE PREET A CALL

Do the Right Thing, Preet Bharara! 02/08/2017 Call to Action: Call the DOJ And ask for a Full Federal Investigation! Sunita Viswanath Progressive Hindu; women’s rights and social justice ...
Continue reading "GIVE PREET A CALL" »

A DIGEST OF EEO LAW

New 'Digest of EEO Law' Issued by EEOC Includes Selected Notable Federal Sector Decisions for Fiscal Year 2016 The U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) recetnly announced the ...
Continue reading "A DIGEST OF EEO LAW" »

LOOKING @ CHICAGO'S POLICE PRACTICES

Justice Department Announces Findings of Investigation into Chicago Police Department Justice Department Finds a Pattern of Civil Rights Violations by the Chicago Police Department The Justice ...
Continue reading "LOOKING @ CHICAGO'S POLICE PRACTICES" »

LOOKING @ NYC VOTER LISTS

Justice Department Seeks to Intervene in Lawsuit Against New York City Board of Elections The Justice Department recently announced that it has filed a motion to intervene in Common Cause New York et ...
Continue reading "LOOKING @ NYC VOTER LISTS" »

LEX CLUB'S IMMIGRATION EFFORT

SPECIAL UPDATE TRUMP, IMMIGRATION AND THE LEX PLAN FOR 2017 NOW. MORE THAN EVER. #LexClubAnswers Dear Lex Club, The executive order signed last Friday by President Trump discriminating on the basis of ...
Continue reading "LEX CLUB'S IMMIGRATION EFFORT" »

WORRIED ABOUT FREE SPEECH?

Lucas, Our rights to free speech and protest are facing new threats with an incoming Trump administration. Trump wants to sue and ban news organizations that criticize him, and has joked about ...
Continue reading "WORRIED ABOUT FREE SPEECH?" »

POLICING YONKERS POLICE PRACTICES

Justice Department Reaches Agreement with City of Yonkers, New York, to Enhance Police Department Policies and Procedures The Justice Department rec ently announced that it has reached an agreement ...
Continue reading "POLICING YONKERS POLICE PRACTICES" »

POKING POCOMOKE FOR DISCRIMINATION

Justice Department Seeks to Intervene in Lawsuit Alleging Race Discrimination and Retaliation by Pocomoke City, Maryland, the Worcester County Sheriff and the State Of Maryland The Justice Department ...
Continue reading "POKING POCOMOKE FOR DISCRIMINATION" »

SORE LOSERS?

Lucas, sign if you agree: It's time we abolish the Electoral College and elect Presidents by national popular vote. On November 8, the American people spoke clearly, and chose Hillary Clinton for ...
Continue reading "SORE LOSERS?" »

NOT OFF TO A GOOD START

Trial for white cop who shot black man in White Plains shows unfair tilt in jury before start Attorney Ron Kuby, left, is a criminal defense and civil rights lawyer based in New York. (Todd Maisel/New ...
Continue reading "NOT OFF TO A GOOD START" »

"IT WAS A BATTLEFIELD."

Civil trial moves ahead in case of White Plains cop who fatally shot former Marine POSTED 1:32 AM, NOVEMBER 2, 2016, BY NARMEEN CHOUDHURY, UPDATED AT 01:35AM, NOVEMBER 2, 2016 Five years ago Kenneth ...
Continue reading ""IT WAS A BATTLEFIELD."" »

WHITE PLAINS HAS PROBLEM WITH FIRST AMENDMENT

Judge denies request that jurors in wrongful death trial against White Plains police be kept away from protesters BY GRAHAM RAYMAN NEW YORK DAILY NEWS Updated: Tuesday, November 1, 2016, 6:06 PM ...
Continue reading "WHITE PLAINS HAS PROBLEM WITH FIRST AMENDMENT" »

DEFACTO TAKING CLAIM WAS MADE TOO LATE

De Facto Taking Claim Fails Image Credit: WaterfrontAlliance.org Owner claimed de facto taking when City installed storm drains that flooded land designated as a wetland. The firm 594 Associates, Inc. ...
Continue reading "DEFACTO TAKING CLAIM WAS MADE TOO LATE" »

PROF. RANDY MCLAUGHLIN TALKS VOTING RIGHTS

Voting Rights Legislation: Restrictions, Expansion and The Impact on the 2016 Elections Thursday, October 20, 2016; 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM 2 NY Credits: 2 PP; 2 NJ Credits: 2 General Program ...
Continue reading "PROF. RANDY MCLAUGHLIN TALKS VOTING RIGHTS" »

CALL FOR CONVENTION OF STATES

Fellow Patriot, I urge you, right this second, to sign the National Petition for an Article V Convention of States to save America. An army of conservative heroes including Mark Levin, Sean Hannity, ...
Continue reading "CALL FOR CONVENTION OF STATES" »
793 results found. Viewing page 1 of 32. Go to page 1 2 3 4 5 6 7  . . . 28 29 30 31 32   Next