Schneiderman fracking brief, Courtesy AG

Schneiderman files federal suit over poor hydrofracking review

Posted by Howard Koplowitz in Attorney General, Statewide Offices on June 2, 2011 | No Comments

State Attorney General Eric Schneiderman said he was filing a lawsuit Tuesday against the federal government for what he said was a failure to commit to an environmental review of proposed regulations that would allow natural gas drilling — including a technique known as hydrofracking — in the Delaware River Basin. “Before any decisions on [...]

Ferreras aide, FILE,TL,STAFF,WEB

Ex-Ferreras aide sues for back pay

Posted by Rebecca Henely in City Council, City Offices, District 21 on October 28, 2010 | No Comments

A former aide to City Councilwoman Julissa Ferreras (D-East Elmhurst) filed a lawsuit against her Monday alleging that he was underpaid and suffered discrimination because he was disabled during the time he worked for her.