Michael A. Cardozo

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NYC Public School Teacher Busted With Heroin Could Get Job Back

A judge found that Damian Esteban’s firing was “unduly harsh” and ordered the Department of Education to impose a lesser punishment. City officials blasted the decision on Thursday, saying they would appeal.


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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.