Sussman & Associates is a civil rights firm located in Goshen, NY. Michael Sussman has been fighting for social and individual justice for more than 35 years. He is well known as one of the top trial lawyers in the region. Christopher Watkins, Of Counsel, is an experienced and well-regarded trial attorney and litigator who has consistently obtained outstanding results for his clients. With a team of knowledgeable and hard-working staff, Heather M. Abissi, Esq., Mary Jo Whateley, Esq., Jonathan Goldman, Esq., and Geri Prescott, we comprise the law firm of Sussman & Watkins, dedicated to preserving civil rights and fighting for justice.
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Sussman & Associates
1 Railroad Avenue, 3rd Floor
PO Box 1005
Goshen, New York 10924
V : 845-294-3991
F : 845-294-1623

E-mail: info_sussman1@frontier.com

Ellenville Office:
159 Canal Street,
Ellenville, NY 12428

Port Jervis Office:
11 Fowler Street,
Port Jervis, NY 12771

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Often, in the workplace, employers terminate or disadvantage employees who speak out about matters of public concern. While the Supreme Court has significantly narrowed the rights of such public employees, those who speak out as citizens and make important revelations about matters of public concern still have constitutional protection.

UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT
NORTHERN DISTRICT OF NEW YORK

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EILEEN CARPENTER,

Plaintiff,

vs.

MICHAEL DONEGAN and JAMES
LAWRENCE, sued in their individual
capacities, NEW YORK STATE COMMISSION
ON CORRECTIONS,

Defendants.

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COMPLAINT
Case no. l:ll-CV-0043
(NAM/RFT)

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   COMPLAINT


  AFFIDAVIT


   AFFIDAVIT EXHIBITS



   DECISION


   MEDIA FILES:

   Retaliation on Resident Supportive of Staff

   Group Disturbance

   Planned Unit Resistance

 

 

 

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