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Federal Courts Affirm Day Laborers' Constitutional Rights To Solicit Work on Public Streets and Sidewalks

08/22/2017 / posted by Armando Carmona / Topic: Press Releases

For Immediate release // Please Excuse Cross Posting August 22nd, 2017 Contact: Armando Carmona, 323-250-3018; armando@ndlon.org   Federal Courts Affirm Day Laborers' Constitutional Rights To Solicit Work on Public Streets and Sidewalks   Los Angeles – Today, federal courts affirmed that day laborers' have the Rights to solicit work on public streets  Solicit Work on Public Streets and Sidewalks. Specifically, the Second Circuit Court of Appeals affirmed the decision of the United States District Court for the Eastern Division of New York holding that the Town of Oyster Bay's anti-day labor ordinance violates the First Amendment. The ordinance, which made it illegal to solicit day labor...

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