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PROTECTING SERVICEMEMBERS FROM UNSCRUPLOUS OWNERS

A.G. Schneiderman Cautions Watertown Area Landlords About Servicemembers’ Rights In Wake Of Fort Drum Deployment Servicemembers Civil Relief Act Protects Deployed Servicemembers From Being The ...
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RESISTANCE WAS FUTILE

Tamara W. and Enrique R. sought to get back into their rent-stabilized apartment after they were evicted by 789 St. Marks Realty Corp. While there may have been a violation of the court’s order ...
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KNOW YOUR HOUSING RIGHTS?

Wednesday, April 29 Know Your Rights Housing Forum Time: 6PM Location: Union Temple, 331 Hawthorne (Btw New York Ave and Nostrand Ave), Brooklyn
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DID YOUR LANDLORD MAKE THE LIST?

Friends, Too many landlords in New York think they can ignore their responsibility to provide reasonable living conditions to their tenants. And far too many tenants in New York are forced to live in ...
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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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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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LOOKING FOR 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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A STANDING INVITATION

After school officials reported a laptop missing, the police used a pre-installed tracking software to trace the machine's location to a Bronx home. Upon arriving at the scene, officers entered an ...
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LOOKING FOR FREE LANDLORD-TENANT 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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WHAT'S UP COLON?

Because they suspected he was in possession of drugs, the officers secured a search warrant allowing them to search J. Colon and his car. Finding no drugs, Colon was taken to the precinct where police ...
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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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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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LOOKING FOR 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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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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LOOKING FOR 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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IS YOUR LANDLORD HARASSING YOU?

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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HOW CRUEL WAS THIS?

ATTORNEY GENERAL CUOMO SHUTS DOWN YONKERS SPCA Cuomo obtains order requiring Yonkers SPCA peace officers to turn over guns, shields and identification ~ Organization hasn't conducted law enforcement ...
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HOW INCONSPICUOUS WAS THIS?

In ZOT, LLC v. Crown Associates, Inc. , ZOT brought a nonpayment of rent case against its commercial tenant, Crown Associates. Although ZOT supposedly served the pleadings by posting them at the ...
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MR. MOM?

On a December morning back in 2005, 45-year-old Peter Foster was in such an agitated state that upon encountering his mother he began "berating her, accusing her of being a man dressed as a woman," ...
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TENANT PAYS RENT TO ATTORNEY AND ALMOST GETS EVICTED

In Clarkstown Housing Associates v. Henderson, Clarkstown Housing commenced a nonpayment proceeding against its tenant, April Henderson. The parties eventually reached an agreement and entered into a ...
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SHOULD TENANT LOSE APARTMENT OVER $504

In BNS Buildings, LLC v. Morgan, Gary Morgan, who had resided in a rent-stabilized apartment for some 28 years, settled a nonpayment case by consenting to a money judgment in the amount of $504 ...
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YOU CAN'T TRUST LAWYERS

Did you catch the Appellate Term's decision in 701 Empire Blvd., LLC v. Sweet ? You're certain to like it, particularly if you despise attorneys. In that case, the tenant retained counsel to vacate a ...
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COURT CUTS BENNIGAN'S A BREAK

Even when things look pretty bleak for a tenant, and an eviction is imminent, a court retains the power to vacate the warrant and can allow the tenant to remain in possession of commercial or ...
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