Current Litigation

Students-Remain in Institutional Settings - DRNY v. OPWDD et al
Press Release 11-30-17

Complaint 11-30-17

Landlord Threatens Eviction of Family with Service Animal; M.C. et al v. The Nikifor's 

Complaint 5-14-17

Press Release 5-16-17

Civil Rights Violations; Walley v. Casey Holtslander and Terri Holtslander
Read Press Release: 4-5-17
Read Complaint: 2-27-17

Adult Home Class Action Suit; O’Toole v. Cuomo (UPDATED)

Read Press Release: 3-2-17
Read Settlement Stipulation: 1-30-14
Read AG Withdrawal Doc: 2-28-17
Read Court Transcript: 2-22-17

Text to 911 Service; Dupree & Logerfo v. City of New York, Nassau & Suffolk Counties
Complaint 1-9-17
Press Release 1-5-17

Student Denied Right to Play Basketball; B.M v. NYS Public H.S. Athletic Association

Complaint 5-17-17
Press Release 5-17-17

Article 17A Guardianships Are Unconstitutional; DRNY v. Unified Court System of NYS, et al

Complaint 9-21-16

Press Release 9-26-16

Decision 8-17-17

DRNY v. North Colonie School District, et al

Amended Complaint 8-18-14

Decision and Order 3-21-16

Two complaints vs. Rensselaer County Board of Elections; one filed with the U.S. Department of Justice and one filed with the NYS Attorney General’s Office.

DOJ Complaint 7-29-16
NYS AG Complaint 7-29-16

Press Release 8-1-16

Watch DRNY Video: #FIXITNOW 8-1-16

DRNY v. New York State Justice Center (UPDATED)

Order: Judge Sharpe Grants Summary Judgment - 2-28-18

Press Release - July 18, 2016 


Press Release - January 9, 2015


Alfred Brandon & Judah Brown, et al v. Loeb House, Inc.
Press Release


Ronald Raymond v. New York State Department of Civil Services, et al
Complaint 1-14-15
Press Release 1-29-15

DRNY v. Northern Rivers / NE Parent & Child Center

Complaint 2-17-16

Press Release 2-19-16

DRNY v. Department of Correction, et al

Amended Complaint 8-27-15

Press Release​ 8-27-15

Child with Disability, et al v. Sachem Central School District Board of Education

Complaint 5-19-15

Press Release 6-22-15

Favorable Decision Press Release 3-17-17

DRNY engages in systemic and individual litigation on behalf of people with disabilities. Our litigation seeks to protect individuals from abuse and neglect and maximize the independence of individuals with disabilities.