Fulgent Genetics Secret NYC Contracts Still Being Pursued – Now in Court

1-8-21 by Michael Kane A New York City law firm has just filed an administrative appeal to obtain the contracts between Fulgent Genetics and NYC Health + Hospitals for in-school COVID testing in NYC public schools. The firm filed a freedom of information request over 2 months ago. At that time, NYC H+H acknowledged the requestContinue reading “Fulgent Genetics Secret NYC Contracts Still Being Pursued – Now in Court”

KANE vs. NYC DOE has been Settled

Fulgent Genetics Must Destroy our Specimens by Michael Kane 12-28-20 The New York City Department of Education (NYC DOE) agreed to a stipulation containing language written by our attorney, Michael Sussman, ensuring all specimens collected for in-person COVID testing will not be stored, used or copied in any way and will be destroyed once aContinue reading “KANE vs. NYC DOE has been Settled”

CHD Sues NYC DOE and Mayor de Blasio for School Closures and Coerced Medical Testing

12-18-2020 For weeks, New York Teachers For Choice has been in daily communication with attorneys for Children’s Health Defense (CHD) regarding the lawsuit they just filed on Wednesday. This case is not related to KANE vs. NYC DOE; it is a completely separate case with a completely different set of attorneys and completely different argumentsContinue reading “CHD Sues NYC DOE and Mayor de Blasio for School Closures and Coerced Medical Testing”

Parents Against Mandatory COVID Testing

Lawsuit will be filed this week! by Michael Kane 12-7-20 Today is the first day back to school in NYC for many children under the age of 10, as well as children with severe disabilities. NYC DOE is saying if parents do not consent to in-school COVID testing their children will be removed from in-personContinue reading “Parents Against Mandatory COVID Testing”

NYC DOE Publishes New COVID Testing Guidelines

12-5-2020 Up until yesterday we have speculated whether the New York City Department of Education (NYC DOE) will actually place teachers on unpaid leave for refusing in-school COVID testing, and if students will actually be removed if their parents don’t consent. On Friday (yesterday), the NYC DOE published new guidelines on in-school COVID testing whichContinue reading “NYC DOE Publishes New COVID Testing Guidelines”

Refusing NYC In-School COVID Testing or Consenting With a Contingency

12-4-2020 Overall these forms are being rejected by the NYC DOE. That is why we are filing a lawsuit as early as Friday, December 11, 2020. Learn more about that lawsuit HERE. *** Below we offer two options for resisting ‘mandatory’ COVID testing in NYC schools for both staff and students (parents): (1) Signing yourContinue reading “Refusing NYC In-School COVID Testing or Consenting With a Contingency”

NYC DOE Will Not Allow Students Back Without In-School COVID Testing

Parents Should Sue 11-27-2020 By Michael Kane ***Update 12-3-2020 — For the most recent legal advice from our attorneys, go to the following link: https://nyteachersforchoice.wordpress.com/2020/12/03/forcing-covid-tests-in-nyc-schools/ *** The New York City Department of Education (NYC DOE) just announced they will not accept any student back to in-person education without a signed consent form allowing in-school COVIDContinue reading “NYC DOE Will Not Allow Students Back Without In-School COVID Testing”

NYC Hiding In-School COVID Testing Specimen Contract

What are they hiding in Fulgent Genetics’ Specimen Collection Agreement? 11-23-2020 By Michael Kane Through the work of multiple attorneys we have obtained many of the important contracts surrounding NYC in-school COVID testing. However we have still not received the Specimen Collection Agreement or any laboratory agreement between Fulgent Genetics and NYC Health + HospitalsContinue reading “NYC Hiding In-School COVID Testing Specimen Contract”

NYCDOE Responds to Our DNA Concerns – Kind of…

Attorney Michael Sussman Responds Back Legendary civil rights attorney Michael Sussman received a response to the first letter he wrote to NYC Schools Chancellor Richard Carranza from the DOE’s General Counsel regarding in-school COVID testing and protection of teacher and student DNA. The content of the DOE’s response was a link to the “supplemental information”Continue reading “NYCDOE Responds to Our DNA Concerns – Kind of…”

Michael Sussman Writes Letter to NYCDOE and UFT on Behalf of NYTFC

10-19-2020 Legendary Harvard-trained civil rights attorney Michael Sussman has sent a letter to NYC Schools Chancellor Richard Carranza and UFT President Michael Mulgrew representing New York Teachers For Choice (NYTFC). The letter presents our objections to having never received an answer to whether our DNA will be cataloged if we consent to in-school COVID testing,Continue reading “Michael Sussman Writes Letter to NYCDOE and UFT on Behalf of NYTFC”