Same-Sex Couple Sues Landlord For Lease Exclusion

Law360, New York (October 3, 2013, 7:02 PM EDT) -- A married same-sex couple living on the Upper West Side of Manhattan sued their landlord in New York state court on Wednesday for allegedly refusing to list both of them on the lease for their apartment.

Dava Weinstein and Dorothy Calvani claim that Jacob and Sabina Weinreb of Weinreb Management LLC denied their request to add Dorothy to the lease at the apartment where the couple has lived together since 1977, incorrectly claiming that the State of New York did not recognize their marriage because it...
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