Month: February 2017

Sanford Heisler’s Race Discrimination Class Action Against the U.S. Marshals Service Advances Closer to Trial

Posted February 27th, 2017. Class Certification from 1994 to Present; Class Definition Expanded February 27, 2017 – Washington, DC –The U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) affirmed class action status in Fogg v. Department of Justice (DOJ), a long-running race discrimination class action lawsuit brought by Sanford Heisler, LLP which represents African American U.S. marshals and detention enforcement officers. On…

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Sanford Heisler Helps Protect Incarcerated Youth in Syracuse Justice Center Jail

Posted February 26th, 2017. U.S. District Judge Orders Jail to Stop Solitary Confinement, Requires Delivery of Educational Services & Provides Class Certification for Young Plaintiffs February 27, 2017, Syracuse, NY — Ongoing collaboration between lawyers at the New York Civil Liberties Union (NYCLU), Legal Services of Central New York (LSCNY) and Sanford Heisler LLP today resulted in a significant victory for youth incarcerated in Syracuse, New York’s…

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