Our Cases

  • Challenging Nassau County’s Secret Assessments

    Challenging Nassau County’s Secret Assessments

    Like many others in Nassau County, Diane Eckel grieves her real property assessments. The stakes are high. Taxpayers can save tens of thousands of dollars in successful challenges. But knowing how the County determines values is critical to making a challenge.

  • Governor Cuomo and the Legislature Stonewall Independent Redistricting

    Governor Cuomo and the Legislature Stonewall Independent Redistricting

    The Government Justice Center has filed a lawsuit in New York State Supreme Court to compel Governor Cuomo and the Legislature to properly fund the state’s Independent Redistricting Commission and ensure its […]

  • Uncovering a deadly nursing home cover-up

    Uncovering a deadly nursing home cover-up

    GJC obtained a court order compelling the Cuomo Department of Health to disclose to Empire Center data on Covid nursing home deaths that had been kept from the public to hide underreported fatalities.

  • Rensselaer County Strands Seasonal Campers

    Rensselaer County Strands Seasonal Campers

    Last Friday, the Government Justice Center sent a letter to the Rensselaer County Health Commissioner and Empire State Development demanding that the county and state stop preventing out of state seasonal campers […]

  • Upholding Open Meetings Law

    Upholding Open Meetings Law

    Colonie Town Board Violated Open Meetings Law The Government Justice Center sent a letter to the Colonie Town Supervisor yesterday advising the Town Board to both livestream and record their town meetings […]