NYLJ Eastern District Roundup

Posted: September 9, 2021 / Written by: Harvey M. Stone, Richard H. Dolan / Categories NYLJ Eastern District Roundup, Defamation

ADA Class Action Proposal, Municipal Defamation Claims

In this edition of their Eastern District Roundup, Harvey M. Stone and Richard H. Dolan report on several significant representative decisions handed down recently, denial of a a wide-ranging habeas petition by a state prisoner; dismissal of a proposed class action against Newsday for offering videos without closed captioning on its website; and granting of summary judgment to municipal defendants facing defamation and related claims.