Category Archives: Lawyers

Did the BPCA rig the contract to redesign South End Avenue?

Update July 25, 2016- There is a town hall meeting tonight at 6 River Terrace to discuss the plans to renovate South End

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Yes. You can defend yourself against Internet defamation.

Update July 19, 2016- We had another court appearance and the judged signed an order

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From now on, June 8th is “First Amendment Day”

June 9, 2016- by Steven E. Greer, MD Folks, something historic took place yesterday. BatteryPark.TV and a federal judge defended

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Port Authority Chairman pleads guilty to federal conspiracy

Update July 14, 2016- He pleaded guilty.

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This is what the de Blasio and Obama world looks like now

July 19, 2016- The Post has a disturbing video of a 65-yo white male being knocked out by a black male,

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Already, the bad precedent set by President Obama emboldens corrupt New York pols

July 7, 2016- by Steven E. Greer Just one day after writing an essay about how the White House’s egregious handling of the Hillary

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We now have the government that our Founding Fathers expressly warned about

July 6, 2016- by Steven E. Greer, MD Yesterday, FBI Director Comey wrapped up their long investigation into Hillary Clinton announcing

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CB1 elects new chairman nobody wants

Update July 1, 2016- Notaro is now the full Chairman of the entire CB1.

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Get to know your rights granted by The Constitution

May 30, 2016- by pro se litigant Steven E. Greer, MD Now that I am a federal plaintiff and pro se litigator, with a viable case asserting my First Amendment rights,

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Howard Milstein and his Emigrant Bank found guilty of preying upon minorities with predatory home loans

Update June 29, 2016- Law 360 reports, “A New York federal jury on Monday determined

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Howard Milstein loses control of apartment buildings, rules the Appellate Division

Update July 2, 2016- The Appellate Division modified their decision this week to allow the new

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Jeff Galloway disbarred

November 23, 2015- by Steven E. Greer Local CB1 member, Gateway Plaza resident, dog activist, and lawyer, Jeff Galloway, served

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West Thames bridge construction to begin in “early 2016”

November 16, 2015- The LMDC approved the $17.2 Million, which is in addition to the $8 Million

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Did the Supreme Court just throw Shelly Silver a get-out-of-jail-for-free card?

June 27, 2016- by Steven E. Greer In a major setback to federal prosecutors, such as Preet Bharara, the Supreme Court just ruled that

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BPCA Chairman Mehiel thumbs his nose at local electeds, state law, and The Constitution by refusing to allow public Q&A

June 8, 2016- by Steven E. Greer, MD Just when you thought the BPCA executives could not be any more foolish, Chairman Dennis

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Federal court refuses to dismiss lawsuit by Kirk Swanson against the BPCA

June 8, 2016- by Steven E. Greer, MD The federal lawsuit against the BPCA, brought by former BPCA executive Kirk Swanson, passed

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Gateway Plaza resident complains about Jenifer Rajkumar’s campaign thugs pounding on apartment doors

June 17, 2016- Jenifer Rajkumar lives in Gateway plaza and is making a vain attempt to become

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The Robin Forst gorilla campaign

June 15, 2013- By Steven E. Greer At approximately 10:30 AM, on a bright Saturday morning in Battery Park City, a group of local campaigners set up camp within 20 feet of the doorway of a residential building on West … Continue reading

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Several hundred rental apartments in BPC just became unlisted

June 13, 2016- by Steven E. Greer BatteryPark.TV previously reported on the lawsuit between Howard Milstein and his real estate

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Exclusive: New York Court Disciplinary Committee to investigate BPCA lawyers Shari Hyman and Seema Singh

June 10, 2016- by Steven E. Greer BatteryPark.TV previously reported how a federal judge found allegations of violating city, state, and federal

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