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FEINER SAYS 11/5 “ISLAMOPHOBIA” MEETING AND FUNDRAISER AT TOWN HALL HAS BEEN CANCELED

Town Supervisor Paul Feiner today announced on the ECC’s Facebook page that the November 5 Wespac-sponsored meeting and fundraiser at Town Hall to oppose a series of anti-Islamic advertisements at Metro North train stations — which prompted pro-Israel groups to … Continue reading

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FEINER MAY HAVE VIOLATED FIRST AMENDMENT WHEN HE ALLOWED OUTSIDE GROUP FREE USE OF TOWN HALL NOV. 5 BECAUSE HE THOUGHT CONTENT OF GROUP’S SPEECH WOULD BE ‘BENIGN’

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One of the cardinal principles of First Amendment law in America is that government officials even at the local level may impose reasonable restrictions on the time, place and manner of speech – but all such restrictions must at all … Continue reading

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GREENBURGH BOARD SCRAMBLES TO PASS INTERIM BUILDING USE POLICY AS VIDEO SURFACES OF CLASH DURING LAST NIGHT’S PROTEST

In the wake of last night’s angry protest at Town Hall — and after meeting for several hours this morning in executive session — the Greenburgh Town Board emerged today from behind closed doors to hold a five-minute “special meeting” … Continue reading

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FEINER FAILURE TO ENACT BUILDING USE RESTRICTIONS AT TOWN HALL BLAMED FOR CLASH MONDAY BETWEEN PRO AND ANTI ISRAEL GROUPS

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Pro-Israel groups are calling on residents throughout the New York metropolitan area this weekend to assemble at Greenburgh Town Hall this Monday at 5:30 p.m. to protest Town Supervisor Paul Feiner’s decision to allow a non-Greenburgh Westchester-based political action group … Continue reading