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Brooklyn tenants fight management firm
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Brooklyn tenants fight management firm

Tenants of 266 Washington Avenue are fighting increasingly nasty battles against Dermot Management Company, the firm that manages their building. They allege the company practices “predatory equity.”

NYC Marathon: ‘The real winners’
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NYC Marathon: ‘The real winners’

Long after the elite runners had finished, the floodlights had been dimmed and the crowds had thinned to nothing, the last runners in the New York City Marathon streamed across the finish line, one by one, late Sunday night. Ten hours after the race had begun, and eight hours after the winner claimed his medal, Dave Fraser, a 42-year-old living […]

Community fears losing legal aid
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Community fears losing legal aid

Amid chants of “one, two, three, I want my lawyer close to me!” the crowd outside of the LSC headquarters fought against the proposal they fear might place free legal assistance just outside of their reach.