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Can a City Court Judge Sue the Chief Judge of the State Court System for Disability Discrimination?
Jul 23, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
In a word – Yes. White Plains City Court Judge Elizabeth Schollenberger A City Court Judge in White Plains   filed a lawsuit 1   against the Chief Judge and the Administrative Judge of the New York...
Different Causes and Types of Bicycle Accidents in New York
Jul 23, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 28 28 recommendations | email to a friend
Some of the Most Common Causes of Bicycle Accidents Many different types of bicycle accidents occur in Queens, Manhattan and Nassau County. These are heavily populated areas, and there are numerous...
What Employers Should Know About Time Off to Vote
Jul 23, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
The NY State Legislature Passed an Election Law Time off to vote for employees was part of the legislation that the NY State Legislature passed in April of 2019. The name of the law is the   New Yo...
Regions of Italy seen through portraits, costumes and biographies at the Garibaldi Meucci Museum!
Jul 22, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 94 94 recommendations | email to a friend
By Tiziano Thomas Dossena Great innovative exhibit at the Garibaldi Meucci Museum thanks to artist William John Castello, writer Marianna Biazzo Randazzo, and OSDIA Trustee Maryanne Prince. This ex...
Legacy Plumbing Mesa
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Mesa Plumber  guy's turn up in time, they're friendly and they clean up after themselves! You can trust us. Our plumbing experience helps us to give you quick service. Legacy Plumbing Mesa provide ...
Safety Tips to Avoid Motorcycle Accidents
Jul 12, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 992 992 recommendations | email to a friend
New York Motorcycle Accidents Attorney Motorcycle accidents frequently become high profile in summer newscasts. With more cars and motorcycles on the road, accidents tend to rise. For this reason, ...
New York City’s Ban on Discrimination for Sexual and Reproductive Health Decisions
Jul 12, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 494 494 recommendations | email to a friend
What Does This New Protected Class Mean for NYC Employers? New York City passed legislation that bans discrimination for sexual and reproductive health decisions. While New York City has some of th...
Why Working Off the Clock Can Be a Liability
Jul 12, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 908 908 recommendations | email to a friend
Working off the clock can be problematic for an employer. One reason is that time clocks or time sheets exist to document an employee’s work hours. When workers do not punch in, the book keeping of...
What Types of Swimming Pool Injuries and Accidents Can Occur?
Jul 10, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 578 578 recommendations | email to a friend
Avoiding Accidents at Swimming Pools Swimming pool injuries most frequently occur when the weather is hot. During the summertime in particular, going for a swim has been a favorite pastime. Althoug...
Bikini Baristas – Constitutional Law and Female Anatomy Over Coffee
Jul 10, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 550 550 recommendations | email to a friend
The City of Everett, Washington, got very upset with the so called “Bikini Baristas”, and passed local laws which criminalized the clothing they wear as “lewd conduct”, and enacted a dress code for...

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Expanded LIRR service not a reality
Governor Andrew Cuomo's promise of significant increases in Long Island Railroad (LIRR) service to coincide with the 2021 opening of a new stadium at Belmont Park for hockey's New York Islanders co...
Jul 10, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 461 461 recommendations | email to a friend
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No Bailout for Nuclear Power Plants
In mid-April, New Jersey lawmakers passed a bill that could raise residents' electric bills by $300 million each year. Legislators want to use the funds to bail out two nuclear power plants owned b...
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Rent Board Should Encourage Improvements
Because the decisions made by the RGB have such an outsize impact on the pocketbooks of tenants in every borough, as well as on the building owners whose ability to invest in older properties deter...
Jul 05, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 399 399 recommendations | email to a friend
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Crowley leaves 14th CD in better shape
IN OUR OPINION
Jul 02, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 457 457 recommendations | email to a friend
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The Tale of Two School Districts
Serving in the Assembly has been one of the most thrilling, exhausting, fun, challenging, and fulfilling times of my life. Along with my colleagues in the State Senate and the governor we make laws...
Jul 02, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 482 482 recommendations | email to a friend
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De Blasio Roots Against Hardworking New Yorkers
New York Mayor Bill de Blasio has pledged to sell off every fossil fuel investment owned by the city's pension funds. His decision to divest $5 billion of oil and natural gas company stocks and bon...
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VA loans and co-ops
Q. I was recently discharged from the military, and my lender told me that I qualify for a VA loan. However, when I met with the real estate broker, I was informed that that won’t work for a co-op ...
Jul 01, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 472 472 recommendations | email to a friend
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USCIS Makes Changes to Policy on Gaining Unlawful Presence for Nonimmigrant Students and Exchange Visitors
Last month, USCIS issued a new policy memorandum which changes the way the agency will determine the accrual of unlawful presence for students in F, J, M status and their dependents while they are ...
Jun 26, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 120 120 recommendations | email to a friend
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Travel ban latest in legacy of exclusion
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Jun 26, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 465 465 recommendations | email to a friend
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A Conversation It's Hard to Believe We're Having
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Jun 25, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 488 488 recommendations | email to a friend
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Long Wait for Bus Terminal in Flushing
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Jun 25, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 446 446 recommendations | email to a friend
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Women Aren't Getting Enough Nutrients and That's Problematic
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Jun 25, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 460 460 recommendations | email to a friend
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On Father's Day, I was Campaigning for my Wife
One evening, my wife Jessica Ramos and I hosted a phone bank in our apartment. When I had a caller on the line, he said he thought Jessica sounded like the right person to represent our community i...
Jun 20, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 433 433 recommendations | email to a friend
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School Safety Should Not Be a Political Issue
June is National Student Safety Month, and the topic could never be more important or relevant. Protecting our students – especially as recent tragedies have highlighted the need to review school s...
Jun 20, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 448 448 recommendations | email to a friend
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Exercise your right to vote on June 26
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Jun 19, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 442 442 recommendations | email to a friend
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