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Federal Prosecutors File Suit Against Town of Oyster Bay Over Alleged Housing Discrimination

A Justice Department complaint filed Thursday alleges the Town of Oyster Bay effectively gave blacks no chance at two housing programs that develop below-market rate housing for first time homeowners and senior citizens.


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NYC Landlord Accused Of Discrimination Against Disabled Pair With Service Dog

The federal Department of Housing and Urban Development announced housing discrimination charges against the landlord and his company on Monday.