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NY imposes new rules on gift cards so consumers 'get their money's worth' #ConsumerRights http://ow.ly/1ctn304C8cX
The new law requires gift cards to be valid for at least five years after the date of issuance.
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Save the Date: 9/27/16 Check your voter registration #Vote2016 http://ow.ly/csKK304vw8A
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Donald Trump wants to bring it back, but it probably made it harder for police to do their jobs in the long run.
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Police Raid New Jersey Home in Search of Manhattan Bomber #NYCBombing http://ow.ly/kEbe304lbh4
A photograph was released of a 28-year-old man who the authorities described as a person of interest.
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Under New Policy for #Homeless Families, Children Can Miss Less School #Housing http://ow.ly/fkkX303Ztz1
New York is changing a rule that requires an entire family to be present at the city’s intake center when reapplying to get a spot in a shelter.
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Appeals Court Weakens #Employer Liability Shield in #Discrimination Cases http://ow.ly/MyBy303H0P5
A ruling by a federal appeals court in New York could make it easier for employers to face liability in discrimination cases where the firing was caused by company negligence.
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The Right To An Attorney… In #Housing Court #LegaLHelp http://ow.ly/m9TY304Cfwg
A potentially landmark move for social justice.
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Bombing Suspect Drew FBI's Attention In 2014 After Domestic Dispute #NYCBombing http://ow.ly/h8dh304oJSt
The FBI looked into Ahmad Khan Rahami after his father called local authorities. They did not, however, find enough to trigger a full investigation.
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Brock Turner sex assault focuses attention on sex registries #CampusRape http://ow.ly/L0pa3045yNO
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — When ex-Stanford University swimmer Brock Turner became a registered sex offender for life last Tuesday, he joined a nationwide list of registered sex criminals that has grown dramatically in recent…
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NYS's highest court expands definition of parenthood. http://ow.ly/OJ2b303JnC5
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The #WageGap Is Worse for Black Women #67cents http://ow.ly/1xUq303GNrl
Black women earn just 67 cents for every dollar white men earn.
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The Lawyer Referral Service is a non profit public service of the Brooklyn Bar Association serving New York residents since 1872.
Introduction

The Brooklyn Bar Association Lawyer Referral Service is Brooklyn’s oldest and largest attorney referral service, and is the only referral service in Brooklyn that has been certified by the American Bar Association.

We can refer you to an attorney in any of the five Boroughs of New York, as well as the neighboring Counties of Nassau, Suffolk, Rockland, and Westchester.

We have over 150 prescreened lawyers with expertise in virtually all areas of the law. Each lawyer on our panel must meet or exceed very high standards of experience and qualifications.

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