Tenants Can't Have NY Subway Entrance Relocated: Judge

Law360, New York (December 1, 2011, 5:30 PM EST) -- A New York federal judge on Thursday tossed all claims brought by the owners and tenants of an apartment building who sought to stop the construction of an 86th St. entrance to the Second Ave. subway line in Manhattan over environmental concerns.

After denying a permanent injunction to stop construction in November, U.S. District Judge Thomas P. Griesa tossed the suit against the U.S. Department of Transportation, Metropolitan Transit Authority and others brought by Yorkshire Towers Co. LP and its tenants, finding that the complaint was...
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Case Information

Case Title

Yorkshire Towers Company L.P. et al v. United States Department of Transportation et al

Case Number



New York Southern

Nature of Suit

Environmental Matters


Thomas P. Griesa

Date Filed

February 16, 2011

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