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WTC Legislation Signed by the Governor

WTC Legislation  NY-AB 9922 By Abbate, Jr., Peter J.. Relates to presumptive evidence for individuals who participated in the World Trade Center rescue, recovery and clean-up operations. – Signed by the Governor (Chap:  559) NY-SB […]

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9/11′s forgotten first responders

By JENNIFER MURPHY | September 8, 2021 When the second tower collapsed on Sept. 11, 2001, paramedic Gary Smiley got knocked down by the blast, blown under an ambulance, and buried by an avalanche of dust. “I remember […]

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Cancer, Chronic Illnesses Are Rising Among 9/11 First Responders—But Their Retirement Claims Keep Getting Denied

By Andy Mai | September 10, 2021 September 11th and NYPD: The LegacyIn this 20th anniversary series, WNYC/Gothamist is exploring how the September 11th attacks fundamentally changed the NYPD, its approach to policing and the […]