Rivera v. Incorporated Village of Farmingdale

Memorandum & Order


Last week, Judge Denis R. Hurley released a groundbreaking decision. He decided, for what is believed to be the first time in the U.S., that a village redevelopment plan that is being executed by a private developer can be the basis for a discrimination case under the Fair Housing Act.

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Reference Info:Decision | Federal, 2nd Circuit, New York | United States

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