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Appeals Court: Judge Moved Too Quickly In Calling FDNY Discriminatory

A years-long fight for diversity in the New York City Fire Department headed back to square one on Tuesday.


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Judge: NYC Owes More Than $128 Million In FDNY Lawsuit

In a decision Thursday, U.S. District Judge Nicholas Garaufis said there would have to be hearings held to determine how much individual claimants would receive, which could lower the total amount the city would have to pay.


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Dozens Of Vassar College Applicants Wrongly Told They Were Accepted

The Poughkeepsie, N.Y., school says 76 students logged onto the site and saw letters saying they had been accepted when in fact they had not been.


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Judge Denies NYC Request To Delay Firefighter Entrance Exams

The exam has been subject to judicial oversight since it was determined past exams had been unfair to minority candidates.