Officials Outraged After ‘Shocking’ Report on NYPD Kicking People Out of Homes
Pro Publica
February 8, 2016

“Awide swath of public officials are calling for change in response to a Daily News and ProPublica investigation about the NYPD’s use of an obscure type of lawsuit to boot hundreds of people from homes. The cases are happening almost exclusively in minority neighborhoods.

“Several city council members said they were considering amendments and other reforms to safeguard abuses.

 “Council Member Vanessa L. Gibson said the statistics included in the story are ‘shocking.'”

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