Scott Lemieux

Waterfront apartments in Williamsburg, seen from the East River.
If a lawsuit against Marin County, California succeeds in the Supreme Court, the New York policy could be vulnerable.
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NYC apartments
But the increasingly conservative judiciary might be persuaded by it.
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New York state is much more likely than congressional Democrats to beat Trump in court.
The state is much more likely than congressional Democrats to beat Trump in court.
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A gavel and a gun mixed together
The decision could signal how a more conservative court will interpret the Second Amendment.
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Gov. Andrew Cuomo kicks off the Tax Fairness for New York Campaign to move to sue the federal government over the tax overhaul in February.
Liberals should be rooting against the state’s lawsuit to block the SALT deduction cap.
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New York is unlikely to defeat the new federal tax law in court
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