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Peeling paint and mold in the bathroom of a NYCHA apartment. Photo: Seth Wenig/AP

A federal judge has preserved claims in a proposed class action filed against the New York City government and the embattled New York City Housing Authority for allegedly failing to inspect for and remove lead paint from public housing and declined to let the city off the hook as a defendant in the case.

Ruling on the defendants’ motions to dismiss, U.S. District Judge William Pauley III of the Southern District of New York pared down claims, filed by a group of four NYCHA tenants who have young children, that they were deprived of their procedural and substantive due process rights.

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Andrew Denney

Andrew Denney is a New York-based reporter covering litigation and other news from the federal and state courts. He can be reached at [email protected] Twitter: @messagetime

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