Paul Forziano

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Disabled Long Island Newlyweds Offered Apartment

The couple wasn’t allowed to share a bedroom by the state-sanctioned nonprofits that run the group homes and challenged the practice in a federal civil rights lawsuit.


Hava Samuels, left, and Paul Forziano were to get married on April 6, 2013, but neither of the group homes will allow them to live there together. (Photo: CBS 2)

Developmentally Disabled Couple To Marry, But Being Denied Housing By Group Homes

A Long Island couple engaged to be married this weekend are hoping to live together, but right now they’re facing regulations that won’t let them.