The authors would like to thank the staff at MLS and AAFE for their support during the pendency of the litigation. A special thank you to Rosalind Black, Housing Director of Manhattan Legal Services, for her guidance on case planning and strategy, and to Peggy Earisman, Project Director of Manhattan Legal Services, Edward Josephson, Litigation Director of Legal Services NYC (“LSNYC”), and Christopher Kui, Executive Director of AAFE, for their commitment to anti-tenant harassment advocacy. Lastly, the authors thank Kate Whalen, LSNYC’s former Communications Specialist, for her work in getting this story, and many other stories, out to the press.
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43 Essex Street: A Case Study in Shutting Down Tenant Harassment and Displacement with Community Organizing and Lawyering,
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