City, Legal Aid Clash On Lead Paint

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City, Legal Aid Clash On Lead Paint

February 7, 2019 | Thomas Breen | New Haven Independent
According to a legal aid attorney and lead poisoning watchdog, the abatement was too costly, too slow — and indicative of city government’s wholly inadequate and dishonest response to New Haven’s child lead poisoning crisis.
Tags: Lead Poisoning

City Sued Over Lead-Poisoned Child

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City Sued Over Lead-Poisoned Child

October 31, 2017 | Christopher Peak | New Haven Independent
New Haven Legal Assistance Association filed the lawsuit in state Housing Court on Monday claiming that the city violated both state law and local ordinances in its response to off-the-charts lead levels in the blood of Jacob Guaman.
Tags: Lead Poisoning