Southern District Court

  • Blogs

    February 24, 2012

    Judge Recommends Exploited Maid from India be Paid $1.5 Million

    Shanti Gurung was 17 in when she left India in 2006 and came to New York City with the promise of a job as a maid. She would make around $100 a month to cook and do chores. When she arrived, she instead found herself working 16 hours or more a day -- cooking, cleaning, doing laundry, grocery shoppi ... More >>

  • News

    October 23, 2007

    When Judges Attack!

    The war president is finding a less pliant judiciary

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    September 17, 2002

    Life at a Premium

    Harlemites Discover Decades of Insurance Redlining