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U.S. District Judge Joanna Seybert of the Eastern District of New York on Wednesday dismissed a challenge advanced by a group of small New York landlords to the state’s COVID-19 eviction moratorium law, finding that the defendant in the case, state Attorney General Letitia James, is not a proper party to the action.

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Jane Wester

Jane Wester is a litigation reporter for the New York Law Journal. Email her at [email protected] or find her on Twitter @janewester.

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