April 2014

Published: April 28, 2014

Publication: Lohud

By Swapna Venugopal Ramaswamy

A second teacher is suing the Rye school district — and several school board members individually — for putting her on administrative reassignment following allegations of improper coaching more than …

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Published: April 21, 2014

Publication: The Chief

By Sarah Dorsey

Though the woman who wore it has died, a suit against the Metropolitan Transportation Authority over the donning of a Muslim headscarf presses on.

In 2005, Stephanie Lewis said she …

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Published: April 7, 2014

Publication: DNA Info

By Colby Hamilton

CIVIC CENTER — A labor agreement at the end of Mayor Michael Bloomberg’s administration granted retroactive raises to hundreds of city elevator workers, costing the city an estimated $3 million …

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Published: April 6, 2014

Publication: Daily News

By Pete Donohue

Brooklyn Federal Court Judge Sandra Townes rejected a MTA motion to dismiss the lawsuit Stephanie Lewis filed in 2004. Lewis was transferred off her bus route and eventually fired for

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Published: April 5, 2014

Publication: NY Post

By Rebecca Harshbarger

The family of a Muslim bus driver who battled the MTA for years for the right to wear a head scarf at work won a major legal victory — a …

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Published: April 5, 2014

Publication: Daily News

By Pete Donohue

Brooklyn Federal Court Judge Sandra Townes rejected a MTA motion to dismiss the lawsuit Stephanie Lewis filed in 2004. Lewis was transferred off her bus route and eventually fired for

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Published: April 3, 2014

Publication: Rye Record

By Sarah Varney

Attorney Arthur Schwartz will move for a preliminary injunction that could allow client Carin Mehler to return to her classroom at Osborn School. “We will ask for a judge to …

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Published: April 3, 2014

Publication: The Rye City Review

By Liz Button

Fourth grade Osborn School teacher Carin Mehler has filed suit against six of the seven members of the Rye City School District Board of Education, Superintendent of Schools …

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