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NUÑEZ v. CITY OF NEW YORK

In 2011, the Legal Aid Society and two private law firms filed Nuñez v. City of New York. This lawsuit on behalf of eleven young adult inmates alleges both individual acts of brutality by Department of Correction officers and supervisors and across the board violations of federal constitutional guarantees regarding use of force by the Department. While Nuñez was pending, [...]

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Assistant Deputy Wardens/Deputy Wardens Association v. City of New York

Recent Court Ruling Does Not Preclude Individual Employment Discrimination Claims On Grounds of Collateral Estoppel By Stephen Mc Quade In a recent decision involving a civil action initiated by, inter alia, the Assistant Deputy Wardens/Deputy Wardens Association (“Union”) against the City of New York (“City”) and the New York City Department of Correction (“DOC”) alleging violations of Title VII of [...]

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Message from the President

Message from the President Joseph Russo Fellow Members There has been a large increase in the type and number of EEO complaints lodged against our Membership, while in the lawful performance of our duties. Many of these complaints have been filed as a result of initiating disciplinary charges against subordinates. You should be cognizant of the absolute [...]

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ADWDWA DELEGATES’ AND GENERAL MEMBERSHIP MEETING

The regular monthly meeting for November of the ADW/DW Association, will be held on Wednesday, March 21, 2018 at 17:00 hours. Location will be Antun’s, of Queens Village. Delegates of the Association will be meeting at 15:30 hours. Delegates’ excusals will be granted under the collective bargaining agreement in accordance with MEO 75. A tele-type message to this effect will [...]

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Retiree’s Corner

Retiree Employment Restrictions - PDF

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Chief Leader “Closing Rikers Easier Said Than Done, Correction Union Leaders, Mayor Say” - PDF

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