Fired NYC Workers Target Eric Adams as They Head Back to Federal Court

Non-Denominational Prayer Vigil at Foley Square “Mayor Eric Adams is completely out of touch. Even Los Angeles just announced they are reinstating fired workers who declined covid vaccination. What is Adams waiting for? What is NYC waiting for?” – Firefighter Sophy Medina, founding member of Bravest for Choice by NY Workers For Choice 2-5-23 JohnContinue reading “Fired NYC Workers Target Eric Adams as They Head Back to Federal Court”

CRITICAL UPDATE – KANE / KEIL / NYFRL Cases to Be Heard Feb 8 2023

from Michael Kane 12-16-22 Mark your calendars, our cases claiming NYC’s religious exemption to vaccination process was unconstitutional will be argued on February 8, 2023. Of course we wish it were even sooner than this, but it is better than being scheduled in March (possibly end of March) and it is good that the 2ndContinue reading “CRITICAL UPDATE – KANE / KEIL / NYFRL Cases to Be Heard Feb 8 2023”

UPDATE: KANE / KEIL / NYFRL Cases Reply Brief and Letter to the Court

from Michael Kane 12-14-22 Our legal team has replied to NYC’s filings in the 2nd Circuit Court of Appeals. The court appears poised to schedule the next oral argument for the case in March of 2023. In response to this our attorneys have filed a motion to expedite with the court asking to be givenContinue reading “UPDATE: KANE / KEIL / NYFRL Cases Reply Brief and Letter to the Court”

LEGAL UPDATE – KANE / KEIL / NYFRL Will Not Appeal to Second SCOTUS Justice After Sotomayor Denial

by Michael Kane 11-20-22 This does not mean we won’t be back to SCOTUS. We may. The KANE / KEIL / NYFRL cases recently filed an emergency appeal to the Supreme Court of the United States (SCOTUS). That appeal went to Justice Sotomayor who denied it. I had originally thought this meant our attorneys wouldContinue reading “LEGAL UPDATE – KANE / KEIL / NYFRL Will Not Appeal to Second SCOTUS Justice After Sotomayor Denial”

KANE / KEIL / NYFRL Apply for Emergency Injunction in SCOTUS

by Michael Kane 11-3-22 The KANE / KEIL / NYFRL cases applied for an emergency injunction with the Supreme Court of the United States (SCOTUS) today. These cases all challenge NYC’s religious exemption to vaccination policy as being illegal and unconstitutional, and seek to return all unvaccinated NYC employees back to their jobs. Our attorneysContinue reading “KANE / KEIL / NYFRL Apply for Emergency Injunction in SCOTUS”

No One in NYC Has Gotten Their Job Back

NYC Vaccine Mandate is STILL IN EFFECT for ALL CITY WORKERS by Michael Kane 10-30-22 Despite a phenomenal ruling from Judge Porzio to reinstate fired city workers who declined covid vaccination, not one NYC employee has returned to their job due to this ruling. NYC immediately appealed the decision which has frozen it’s impact. TheContinue reading “No One in NYC Has Gotten Their Job Back”

KANE / KEIL / NYFRL Update

Injunction Denied in 2nd Circuit Federal Court of Appeals However Case Moves Forward in 2nd Circuit by Michael Kane 10-18-22 Last week NYC fired workers, residents and activists held a prayer vigil at the 2nd Circuit Court of Appeals while the judges deliberated on an injunction before the court in the Kane v. de Blasio,Continue reading “KANE / KEIL / NYFRL Update”

KANE / KEIL / NYFRL Oral Arguments Morning of October 11

October 11, 9am: Non-Denominational Prayer Vigil at Thurgood Marshall Courthouse in Support of Religious Exemption to Vaccination by Michael Kane 10-1-22 Our cases fighting for the right to religious exemption to vaccination are currently in the 2nd Circuit Court of Appeals. Oral arguments will be heard on October 11 at 10 am in the ThurgoodContinue reading “KANE / KEIL / NYFRL Oral Arguments Morning of October 11”

A BAD DAY for Eric Adams and his Vaccine Policy

The Mayor’s Multi-Million Dollar Problem by Michael Kane 9-21-22 NYC Mayor Eric Adams took shots from Kyrie Irving, Labor Leader Tramell Thompson and recently fired teacher Rachelle Garcia yesterday. Garcia would only call the mayor “Eric” on national news because, according to Garcia, “he is not my mayor.” This was all in response to AdamsContinue reading “A BAD DAY for Eric Adams and his Vaccine Policy”

LEGAL UPDATE: Kane / Keil / NYFRL Cases Are All One Case Now

All Three Cases Now Consolidated Into One Headed to 2nd Circuit Michael Kane 9-14-22 The attorneys of Kane v. de Blasio, Keil v. NYC and New Yorkers for Religious Liberty (NYFRL) v. NYC have requested the three cases all be consolidated into one as they head into the 2nd Circuit Court or Appeals, and thatContinue reading “LEGAL UPDATE: Kane / Keil / NYFRL Cases Are All One Case Now”