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New York State Division of Human Rights Case Files (Litigated)

Held by the New York State Archives


Overview of the Records

Repository:

New York State Archives

New York State Education Department

Cultural Education Center

Albany, NY 12230

Summary:
This series consists of files for those cases investigated by the Division of Human Rights that were appealed and litigated in civil court. Disclosable documents include the initial complaint and the final determination. Documents exempt from disclosure include internal memoranda and investigators' notes.
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Quantity:
427 cubic feet
Inclusive Dates:
1970-2013
Series Number:
21909

Arrangement

Numerical by case number.

Scope and Content Note

This series consists of files for those cases investigated by the Division of Human Rights that were appealed and litigated in civil court. Cases that are extensively covered by the files include: C. Claire Edinboro v. Metropolitan Life Insurance Company, et al.; Robert H. High v. AMR Services Corp.; Staten Island Alliance for the Mentally Ill (SIAMI) Kathryn Smith, Recording Secretary v. Metropolitan Transportation Authority, Half-Fare Program for People with Disabilities; Raymond Gillespie v. UNISYS; Dominick D. Colavito and Robert Harper v. Mack Markowitz Oldsmobile, Inc.; Nadine Lyons v. Town of Hempstead; Earl Bemis v. General Electric Company; Salvatore Alesci v. Delta Airlines; James E. Close v. NYS Dept. of Environmental Conservation; NYS Dept. of Audit; Melissa Mortenson v. Suffolk County Police Department; Shane M. Draman v. Lamar Advertising of Penn, Inc. (formerly Penn Advertising); and Roy C. Bell v. New Paltz Central School District.

Use of Records

Access Restrictions

Restricted in part. Disclosable documents include the initial complaint and the final determination. Other documents will be disclosed as permitted by the New York State Freedom of Information Law (Public Officers Law Art. 6).

Related Information

Related Materials

Series 22135 Case files (housing litigated), contains case files that document housing discrimination cases

Series 10409 Discrimination case files, contains case files that were compiled by the division while investigating discrimination complaints pertaining to race, creed, color, national origin, sex, marital status, or physical disability.

Other finding aids

Container lists are available at the repository.

Acquistion Information

21909-13: This accretion includes records from transfer lists 820011, 820013, 820032, 820033, 820037, 850001, 850002, 850005, 860005, 860009, 860010, 860012, 870001, 890006, 890020, 890024, 890037, 890039, 890041, 890042, 890043, 890045, 910003, 910009, 910011, 910012, 910015, 910016, 930002, 930004, 930006, 940003, and 940005.

21909-16: This accretion includes records from transfer list 890007.

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Detailed Description

Contents Box

Accretion: 21909-11
1201182: Suzanne Tearno v. R & B Autobody and Radiator, Inc., and Richard Bowman, Owner 1
3505992: Melissa Mortenson v. Suffolk County Police Department (1 of 6) 2
3505992: Melissa Mortenson v. Suffolk County Police Department (2 of 6) 3
3505992: Melissa Mortenson v. Suffolk County Police Department (3 of 6) 4
3505992: Melissa Mortenson v. Suffolk County Police Department (4 of 6) 5
3505992: Melissa Mortenson v. Suffolk County Police Department (5 of 6) 6
3505992: Melissa Mortenson v. Suffolk County Police Department (6 of 6) 7
1254904: Maryann Rossi v. Iona College (1 of 2) 8
1254904: Maryann Rossi v. Iona College (2 of 2) 9
2301609: Vincent A. Sauer v. Delta Air Lines, Inc. 10
7941658: Synthia Johnson v. Rochester City School District, and Norman Aponte as Aider and Abettor 11
4600688: Eugene McKiever v. Dynasty Hotel; 3507852: Linda Okin v. Nassau Health Care Corporation 12
147683: Shane M. Draman v Lamar Advertising of Penn, Inc. (formerly Penn Advertising) (1 of 3) 13
147683: Shane M. Draman v Lamar Advertising of Penn, Inc. (formerly Penn Advertising) (2 of 3) 14
147683: Shane M. Draman v Lamar Advertising of Penn, Inc. (formerly Penn Advertising) (3 of 3) 15
6841083: Kimberly Isaksson v. Connetquot Central School District 16
138005: Jay Gusler v. City of Long Beach; 10104875: Vicki & Arthur Nathanson v. Kennedy Street Quad, Ltd.; Bill Del Valle, Managing Agent (1 of 2) 17
10104875: Vicki & Arthur Nathanson v. Kennedy Street Quad, Ltd.; Bill Del Valle, Managing Agent (2 of 2) 18
6871502: Shirley R. Fiske v Rolandos Anagnostakos d/b/a Rolando’s Diner (1 of 2) 19
6871502: Shirley R. Fiske v Rolandos Anagnostakos d/b/a Rolando’s Diner (2 of 2) 20
5750166: Clark Waring Blackburn, Jr. v. NYS Tug Hill Commission, and NYS Department of Audit & Control, as Necessary Parties 21
144012: Roy C. Bell v. New Paltz Central School District (1 of 3) 22
144012: Roy C. Bell v. New Paltz Central School District (2 of 3) 23
144012: Roy C. Bell v. New Paltz Central School District (3 of 3) 24

Accretion: 21909-17
10121353: Rebecca E. Ozolins v. NYS Dept. of Corrections, 10121420: Eldridge v. Newfield Central School District 1
10110840: Ronald Maher v. Alliance Mortgage Banking Corporation (1 of 2) 2
10110840: Ronald Maher v. Alliance Mortgage Banking Corporation (2 of 2) 3
7942696: Angela Brancati v. ABS Electronics, Inc. 4
10108930, 10114539: Claudia's Child v. City of Buffalo Police Department, 10125062: Eloisa O. Ferrer v. Wilson Elser Moskowitz Edelman & Dicker LLP, 10107193: Gregory Bedny v. City of New York/Baruch College, Takiya Fitz v. Alliance Mortgage Bank Company 5
10148770: Darlene Troge v. Town of Southampton (1 of 2) 6
10148770: Darlene Troge v. Town of Southampton (2 of 2) 7
3501487: Elizabeth M. Sobczak v. Massapequa Auto Salvage, Inc. (1 of 2) 8
3501487: Elizabeth M. Sobczak v. Massapequa Auto Salvage, Inc. (2 of 2) 9
10127328: Carrie A. Ourseler v. KT's Junction, Inc. (1 of 2) 10
10127328: Carrie A. Ourseler v. KT's Junction, Inc. (2 of 2) 11
10112137: Ellen M. Hale v. Onondaga Community College 12
10143258: Barbara Kulig Hochmuller v. Phipps Houses Services, Inc. 13
10159852: Carl A. Monti v. Service Employees International Union, AFL-CIO, Local 200 United 14
10114676: James M. Hazen v. Hill, Betts & Nash (1 of 2) 15
10114676: James M. Hazen v. Hill, Betts & Nash (2 of 2) 16
10131894: Paula Krupp v. Hahn Engineering (1 of 2) 17
10131894: Paula Krupp v. Hahn Engineering (2 of 2) 18
10109431: Albert Dawson v. Greenman-Pederson, Inc. 19
1255309: Rene Acevedo v. Yonkers Public Schools (1 of 2) 20
1255309: Rene Acevedo v. Yonkers Public Schools (2 of 2) 21
3548808: Lynda Byrd v. Garrison Protective Health Services 22
10112394: Jeffrey Goldberg & Eric Sanders v. New York Division of Human Rights & Mary Rocco 23
10111029: Arthur J. Herbert v. New York Institute of Technology (1 of 2) 24
10111029: Arthur J. Herbert v. New York Institute of Technology (2 of 2) 25
5752007: Roseann Palmisano v. New Venture Gear (1 of 2) 26
5752007: Roseann Palmisano v. New Venture Gear (2 of 2) 27
10119211: Kevan H. Arya v. City of Niagara Falls 28
10101691: Idella Abram v. City of Buffalo/Buffalo Police Department (1 of 2) 29
10101691: Idella Abram v. City of Buffalo/Buffalo Police Department (2 of 2) 30
10112394: Mary Rocco v. Jeffrey L. Goldberg, Eric Sanders 31
10119118, 10119377: Yu Zhang v. New York State University of New York and the State University College at Geneseo (1 of 5) 32
10119118, 10119377: Yu Zhang v. New York State University of New York and the State University College at Geneseo (2 of 5) 33
10119118, 10119377: Yu Zhang v. New York State University of New York and the State University College at Geneseo (3 of 5) 34
10119118, 10119377: Yu Zhang v. New York State University of New York and the State University College at Geneseo (4 of 5) 35
10119118, 10119377: Yu Zhang v. New York State University of New York and the State University College at Geneseo (5 of 5) 36
10114171: Jackie (Jacqueline) D. Scorpio v. Walmart Stores East, L.P. 37
10113421: Robin A. DiNatale v. New York State Insurance Fund 38
134823: Diane Ballard v. HSBC Bank (f/k/a Marine Midland Bank) 39
6842278: Dr. Carl Palmblad v. Kukiki Gibson, Veronica Rinaldi 40
10162138: Elizabeth Viszt v. Lackawanna City School District (1 of 2) 41
10162138: Elizabeth Viszt v. Lackawanna City School District (2 of 2) 42
3507045: Iris Miller v. Carmelia Caparella (1 of 2) 43
3507045: Iris Miller v. Carmelia Caparella (2 of 2) 44
10156028: Carmen I. Jaume v. Zenith Properties, Inc., RJF Security (1 of 2) 45
10156028: Carmen I. Jaume v. Zenith Properties, Inc., RJF Security (2 of 2) 46
10104760: Elizabeth L. Winkler v. Fitness Institute and Pilates Studio, 10141159: Etta Lipfert v. Owners Corp. 47
10112441: Brian Mayock v. County of Onondaga, 141866: Ian Nitschke v. New York State Energy & Development Authority, 186412: Twelfth Street Corp. v. Galen D. Kirkland, 514133: West Taghkanic Diner II, Inc. v. New York State Division of Human Rights, 99322: New Paltz Central School District v. Michelle Cheney Donaldson, 052431: Roy C. Bell v. New York State Division of Human Rights, 10151263: Aida E. Domenech v. New York City Employees' Retirement System 48
10106859: Heather Gladle v. Iroquois Nursing Home, Inc. 49
10127568, 10127569: Natalie J. Thibeault and Jamie L. Colgrove v. West Taghkanic Diner II, Inc. and L' Houssine Siba 50
10103552: Elizabeth Llanes v. Better Home Depot 51
10156503: Cynthia M. Cassa v. New York State University of New York at Stony Brook, Stony Brook University Hospital 52
10152875: Geraldine Coles v. Erie County Sheriff's Office (1 of 2) 53
10152875: Geraldine Coles v. Erie County Sheriff's Office (2 of 2) 54
10112745: Norman Parnass v. Jack Jaffa, Ben Rottenstein Associated, Inc. (1 of 2) 55
10112745: Norman Parnass v. Jack Jaffa, Ben Rottenstein Associated, Inc. (2 of 2) 56
134823, 144533: Diane Ballard v. Marine Midland Bank (1 of 4) 57
134823, 144533: Diane Ballard v. Marine Midland Bank (2 of 4) 58
134823, 144533: Diane Ballard v. Marine Midland Bank (3 of 4) 59
134823, 144533: Diane Ballard v. Marine Midland Bank (4 of 4), 141584: Cecelia Dilworth-Cole v. Traton, Inc. 60
10147184: Ivelice Rosario v. Inwood Terrace, Inc. (1 of 2) 61
10147184: Ivelice Rosario v. Inwood Terrace, Inc. (2 of 2) 62
10115437: Carolan L. Henninge v. Young Legends, LLC; Dale Blackwood 63
5806132: Jacques B. Heriveaux v. Ultimate Aircraft Apprentice Corporation (1 of 4) 64
5806132: Jacques B. Heriveaux v. Ultimate Aircraft Apprentice Corporation (2 of 4) 65
5806132: Jacques B. Heriveaux v. Ultimate Aircraft Apprentice Corporation (3 of 4) 66
5806132: Jacques B. Heriveaux v. Ultimate Aircraft Apprentice Corporation (4 of 4) 67
10147103: Debra A. Gacek v. Erie County Sheriff's Office (1 of 2) 68
10147103: Debra A. Gacek v. Erie County Sheriff's Office (2 of 2) 69
10118788: Andrew Arnold v. Beth Abraham Health Services, Inc. 70
10109266: Amelia Kearney v. Ithaca City School District (1 of 6) 71
10109266: Amelia Kearney v. Ithaca City School District (2 of 6) 72
10109266: Amelia Kearney v. Ithaca City School District (3 of 6) 73
10109266: Amelia Kearney v. Ithaca City School District (4 of 6) 74
[Missing] 75
10109266: Amelia Kearney v. Ithaca City School District (6 of 6) 76
10120123: Larosa Carson v. Grove Roofing Services, Inc. (1 of 2) 77
10120123: Larosa Carson v. Grove Roofing Services, Inc. (2 of 2) 78