Nassau County Pistol Licenses Improperly Issued

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An interview with James D. Murtha was published in Newsday on April 6, 2014 regarding the successful lawsuits he filed against the Nassau County police commissioner for routinely taking longer than 18 months to issue pistol licenses in violation of New York state law.

What Happens When You Are Disqualified From Becoming a Suffolk County Police Officer Because You Failed the Psychological Exam?


    ‘Tis the season for Suffolk County Police Academy recruitments, so it’s a good time to brush up on the options available when you are denied from a civil service position.      After you score exceptionally well on the written qualifying Suffolk County police examination, there are several stages you must still pass […]

What is an Article 78 Proceeding, and How Do I Bring One?

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What is Article 78? Article 78 is the article of the Civil Practice Law and Rules (CPLR), which establishes the procedure for challenging the determinations of administrative agencies, public bodies or officers. These include every court, tribunal, board, corporation, officer, or other person, or aggregation of persons (CPLR 7802 [a]). Properly stated, Article 78 provides […]