Tag Archives: Civil

Alabama Battle Draws Comparisons with '60s Civil Rights Era

From Fox News Latino: The nation's strictest immigration law has resurrected ugly images from Alabama's days as the battleground state for civil rights. Sharing a border with Mexico and being flooded with boycotts does not make Arizona the poster state… … Continue reading

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Section 75 of the Civil Service Law limits suspension without pay to thirty days notwithstanding the individual's being found guilty of the charges

Section 75 of the Civil Service Law limits suspension without pay to thirty days notwithstanding the individual's being found guilty of the charges Vargo v Safir, App. Div., First Dept., 291 A.D.2d 268 Although the Appellate Division did not have … Continue reading

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Habibi: Civil "Aggravated Felony" Definition Clashes With Supreme Court Rules Interpreting The Same Statute

On September 14, 2011, the Ninth Circuit decided in Habibi how long it takes for a year to elapse, holding that "one year" in the "aggravated felony" statute takes less time than an astronomical year. Even though the decision was … Continue reading

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NYS Department of Civil Service announces lower employer contributions for health insurance by the State on behalf of certain of its officers, employees and its retirees to take effect October 1, 2011

NYS Department of Civil Service announces lower employer contributions for health insurance by the State on behalf of certain of its officers, employees and its retirees to take effect October 1, 2011 Source: NYS Department of Civil Service Employee Benefits … Continue reading

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Termination for disability pursuant to §73 of the Civil Service Law.

Termination for disability pursuant to §73 of the Civil Service Law. Dep't of Education v. L.C. (in PDF), OATH Index No. 1956/11 The New York City Department of Education sought dismissal of a clerical associate for "willful misconduct" pursuant to … Continue reading

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