Mayor to Announce Right to Counsel Initiative for Housing Court

Politico.pngBy Gloria Pazmino

Mayor Bill de Blasio and the City Council are expected to announce a new initiative on Sunday that will give New Yorkers facing housing court proceedings the right to an attorney, multiple sources confirmed to POLITICO New York.

...The Council, at the direction of Councilman Mark Levine, has been leading the charge for the right to counsel for the past two years. 

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