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Liam Neeson: Proposal To Ban Horse-Drawn Carriages ‘A Class Issue’

Actor Liam Neeson is again speaking out against New York City’s plan to ban horse-drawn carriages in a New York Times editorial Tuesday.

04/15/2014

FILE - A horse-drawn carriage waits in Central Park. (file/credit: Getty Images)

De Blasio: Horse-Drawn Carriage Ban By Year’s End

Mayor Bill de Blasio is pushing back his self-imposed deadline to ban horse-drawn carriages from New York City’s streets.

04/11/2014

Mayor Bill de Blasio discusses education issues at the P.S. 130 elementary school gym on Feb. 25, 2014, in lower Manhattan. (credit: Getty Images)

Quinnipiac Poll: New Yorkers Do Not Support Many Of De Blasio’s Key Policies

Two months into his administration Mayor Bill de Blasio finds himself at odds with New Yorkers on a whole host of issues — from education to horse-drawn carriages.

03/19/2014

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Liam Neeson Takes On De Blasio Over Horse-Drawn Carriages

Actor Liam Neeson says he’s “a little bit pissed off” at Mayor Bill de Blasio for wanting to shut down the horse-drawn carriage industry in New York City.

02/27/2014

FILE - A horse-drawn carriage waits in Central Park. (file/credit: Getty Images)

NYPD Takes Over Enforcement Of Horse-Drawn Carriage Rules

The NYPD has taken over enforcement of regulations for horse carriages, and a spokesman for the industry said he hopes they will go by the law and not by a plan to shut the industry down.

02/19/2014

FILE - A horse-drawn carriage waits in Central Park. (file/credit: Getty Images)

Horse-Drawn Carriages Could Take One-Way Trip Out Of NYC

Mayor-elect Bill de Blasio has vowed to ban horse-drawn carriages after he takes office in January, leaving carriage drivers worried.

12/05/2013

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Animal Rights Activists Calling For Ban Of Horse-Drawn Carriages In NYC

Dozens rallied Saturday at Central Park to protest what they call safety hazards and animal cruelty.

06/05/2011