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EMOTIONAL DISTRESS OVER A BATHTUB

Landlord Ignored Disabled Tenant Image Credit: NYC Commission on Human Rights Mother and disabled daughter sought compensation for emotional distress for landlord’s failure to provide more ...
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SINCE WHEN ARE RACIAL SLURS O.K.?

Rikers Inmate Says A Guard Sexually Assaulted Him After He Objected To Racial Slur BY MIRANDA KATZ IN NEWS ON JUN 29, 2016 11:35 AM One week after a leaked report exposed Rikers Island's history ...
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A TRAIN WRECK FOR BNSF RAILWAY

Court Enters Permanent Injunction against BNSF Railway In EEOC Disability Lawsuit Transportation Giant Ordered to Pay $95,000 to Applicant Rejected Due to Prior Back Injury A Washington federal court ...
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CITY NEEDS MORE LAWYERS?

Transcript: Mayor de Blasio Holds Impromptu Press Gaggle January 30, 2015 Question: Mr. Mayor, I want to know what you had to say to the commissioner and Zach Carter about the settlement? Mayor Bill ...
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DRONING ON ABOUT DRONES

SCHUMER: SMALL DRONES ARE NOW PEERING INTO PEOPLE’S HOMES & OFFICES THROUGHOUT NYC, COULD THREATEN SAFETY AND PRIVACY– SENATOR ASKS FAA & SOON-TO-BE EMPOWERED COMMERCE DEPT TO ...
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WHO TYPED UP THIS SETTLEMENT?

Davis Typewriter Company Settles EEOC Sexual Harassment Suit Operations Manager Used Security Cameras to Ogle Female Subordinate's Breasts, Federal Agency Charged Davis Typewriter Company, a ...
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WYOMING ELECTRIC CHARGED WITH RETALIATION

EEOC Sues Wyoming Electric and Communications Contractor for Sexual Harassment, Retaliation Cheyenne Company Failed to Address Sexual Harassment, Later Fired Woman Who Complained, Federal Agency ...
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NOT ALL IN THE FAMILY?

Shaniqua Thompson watched as her stepfather got hit by a car and was propelled through the window of a barbershop. When he later died, Shaniqua filed suit against those involved in the accident. After ...
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LOOKING FOR FREE LEGAL ADVICE?

Free Monthly Legal Clinic for Tenants My office continues to work with Eviction Intervention Services to offer a free monthly legal clinic for tenants. If the owner of your building is harassing you, ...
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WIRED?

Jelena Petrov quit her job after her boss supposedly wrapped a "wire or strap" around her neck in front of two coworkers. When she later applied for unemployment benefits, Petrov claimed ...
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POST EXPLOITED KI-SUCK HAN

LIU STATEMENT ON N.Y. POST COVER PHOTO OF KI-SUCK HAN Comptroller John C. Liu said of the New York Post's Dec. 4 front-page cover photo of Ki-Suck Han: "As a New Yorker and a human being, I ...
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WHILE PLAINS COPS SLAMMED FOR TRAINING DEFICIENCY

Chamberlain shooting suit claims lack of police training Written by Richard Liebson (11/22/12) WHITE PLAINS — Lawyers for the family of Kenneth Chamberlain Sr. on Wednesday filed an amended ...
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THIS WASN'T GRAVE?

Helen Brandenburg sued for emotional distress when she discovered that St. Michael's Cemetery had mistakenly placed her husband's body in the wrong crypt and then later moved the remains to the ...
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IS CHUCK FEELING A LITTLE INTIMIDATED?

WITNESS INTIMIDATION COULD HAMPER INVESTIGATIONS INTO RECENT ROCHESTER SHOOTINGS & HOMICIDES, INCLUDING GANG- RELATED CRIME - PUSHES LEGISLATION TO HELP LOCAL LAW ENFORCEMENT PROTECT KEY WITNESSES ...
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IS OFFICER HART A SCAPEGOAT?

Kenneth Chamberlain death: Officer suspended $21M suit alleges officer used n-word, taunts, unnecessary force July 21, 2012 Written by: Richard Liebson The city police officer who allegedly used a ...
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SERVICE TEMPS' DISSERVICE?

Court of Appeals Upholds Verdict for EEOC against Service Temps / Smith Personnel Solutions Federal Agency Successfully Fights Barriers to Employment of Qualified Deaf Applicant In a ruling issued ...
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MAN'S HOME BECAME A DEATH CHAMBER

Yesterday, Newman Ferrara LLP filed a Notice of Claim in connection with the shooting of Kenneth Chamberlain, Sr., who was African-American and 68 years of age at the time of his untimely death. Mr. ...
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HOSTILE HOSPITAL?

The Children's Hospital Association Sued By EEOC For Disability Discrimination Hospital Refuses to Hire Applicant Due to Fibromyalgia, Federal Agency Charges The Children's Hospital in Colorado ...
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WANT FREE LEGAL ADVICE?

Free Monthly Legal Clinic for Tenants I am pleased to join with Eviction Intervention Services to offer a free monthly legal clinic for tenants. If your landlord is harassing you or threatening you ...
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LOOK WHAT HE WHIPPED UP

Noho Star, a NY restaurant, fired its chef when it learned that the guy had agreed to testify against the establishment in a discrimination case brought by another employee. When the chef filed a ...
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METLIFE RUMBLE

After Sandy LoFaso punched an off-duty cop in the face, the security officers at the Metropolitan Life Insurance Company broke up the fight and summoned the police. (LoFaso was arrested for assault.) ...
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DIRTY DOC?

After being treated for a sinus condition at St. Vincent's Hospital, Melanie Suarez got a doctor's note which she didn't read before submitting to her employer. (She later learned the note contained ...
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MARTY LIGHTS UP ON DOMESTIC VIOLENCE AWARENESS

BROOKLYN BOROUGH HALL EXTERIOR TO BE LIT WITH PURPLE LIGHTS IN RECOGNITION OF NATIONAL DOMESTIC VIOLENCE AWARENESS MONTH WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 14, 2009 On Wednesday, October 14, purple lights will ...
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STUCK IN PARK?

Maria Hernandez sued her former employer, Central Parking Systems, and others, alleging "constructive discharge," "intentional and negligent infliction of emotional distress," "retaliation," "hostile ...
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TOUGH LOVE?

In Kaisman v. Hernandez, after Dr. Arden Kaisman -- a pain-management doctor -- was accused of engaging in "sexually inappropriate acts," his business partner resigned from the practice and offered ...
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