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POSANOW8K1 T1 NSi s P.C, 1,155 Cliffen Avenge, Suite 206 Cliftert, New' lcsey 07013 Telophone; (973) 471-8$00 Attorney; for Plaintiff

$1?n}Rni coomr OP tiEvYJERM

00UNTY OF HUDSON 4a. DIVISION Pa

CHRIST PIS CrrEuz,

SUPERIOR COST 01/ NEW TERSE? 1.10Ar DIVIS tON: }IUDS ON* COUNTY DOCKET NO.: „,4

THE BOARD OP A.1',C040LIC BEVERAGE TOWN OF WEST NEW CONTROL OF TORS:

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CIVIL ACTION vERUTED COMPLAINT XN OF PREROCATIVE WRIT

Defenclatt.

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ridatiff, Mtrigtibe i\IFIAT. York.,

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at tYpit 0201 g 20 Avenue at Port In:31,044 West

v hers y through her ultorrleys, Pojnowold. & Trawiniki, ,

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Complaint agoliimt the Dtfenclanl 52* 1.

Tho piaiata iB a propmty ownm who lives above a remiratt and 7,2411toillb

iStlOwti EIS SOD. Crtbaao loos,thd at 20 .Avenue at Pori hipeii,al, West Now York, New Igney,

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The Do;CcrIdati, Ainc.bplit Bcv.zrage Control Board i4vuod a notice; c7:11 a speeid

,L- Qtris to be .).ejd ctrl Aprj1 19, 20'42 at 6:00 i,rrt, at the Luclitoriuta in :P,S, #4 at 6301, Palimto

Avenue., West New York, New Ioney. Under file terms of ilia fledee to the pahliC the= aubjoct matter of the ABC board hearing comm .:dog elltuges gJed agailagt Son Cubaue were to ittolucle.d only fight which "allegedly oonarrml,"im Sopt%:ribor-Oelobz 2011.


3.

Ths notice to the public: gtatod

charges poildits involving alleged iacige

violations will be scheduled,or a future Loaring date." 4.

The Plaintiff thid a largo zurnbrir of her r1eighbot2 have had their lives itozrapted

and disturbed by noise anauting tom the Son Cubato Dightolub over tic last year and a half, There 'are natrorecis noiFe eompla,inta filed agaillst tho Son, Cqbatio which. have yot to be by the West lin, York ABC Boord, 3.

Upon informatioD and

thero .ara a number of dim potortkal °burrs wbioh

pao be charged agaiun Son Cuban° bard on police aetMty and Disc Complailits froth neighbors of Sap CAbatno, C.

At the hari.rg on. April 19, 2012 a settiament was reached botwect SOD. Cubano

and the prosecutor the ABC :9 outi )1/ W1110),1 $0,11 Cam) plaad alio]) volt plea to trot only the eharges which were the subject =atter of tho notioo to the public of April 16, 2012 but: a.lo the ploa :Weluclui a dismissal of aZl other current pending lacue COa-v1ilinto glad any nt:&,e ov-46nts occurred t ioh to date had iot 11(1011 the subject of corrapiait)„ta but el:mild have bean aubjEcts of Corral co, plaints assfaut Seal Cubmsio, whict was not noticod to thb Plaintiff 7. Bad tin public beau nOticeti that flip noise complaints which orr6riated fr in Soar Cam° and weee afkatitig the :oeighbot ood wen scheduled for lieacing, the public would have hod ati vpportu4ty to be pro9ent at the Tneeting. 8,

The Plaintiff, Cbrikinepisoitc1Ji throull her courisol, Toepl .i A. Pojanowslci, TEL

alq,„ advined The Board of te tack of notice by the ABC Board in II OtiN.lag the public that all other noise charges -wiaieh wore qnpifloully iticlicatd 'would tat be scheduled for headug wozein fact being dirnis8cd was a violation of the .0port Pu'bile Meetings Act.


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Tinder

10:4-9A, wi pr blio bet stall

hOld, .11101i),a aljegs

adequate

tcti co thereof has been provided to the

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Uhclex r,15.2A 104-.8n, "adequate notice" inductee -Ow agenda of ally rogular,

spootal yr reseheduled meeting, which notice Shalt acciirately state whether formal action may not betaken, At the :meeting . of April 19, 2012 the Deferdant, ABC Boa t!. violated the lqnw Jersey Open Pt li째 Meetings Act in that it took tbraial actim oia iteins wIlich wore speeically idsatifieci ij the nct#ce that

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heard etid zit the alternaii-vc took fotmal aotion on itexos

which were not included in. the notice to the public earieming the meeting. 11.

Print to the taking of the votei,vith resard to Son Cuban째 too Defendant was put

minotiee of their potential violation of t.w Qpez public Meetings At at ignored the protect of th resiclents of the musicipality with respect to the action that they were about to talc. 12.

The aetions of the Def=dant, ABC Board are void at Plitic and should be

.1-ever ed, .2I0

a result of the DOarCrR faihirE1 to Stitin,fy the requirettnents of the Open Public

l eetio.gs Act) the Board, abettlel la et he p%-witted to oloniarily dismiss all athsT pcndIng ABC violations ft1e6 agairta the Sot Cubate nightclub and should intmdiately i prozeonte all other itstameg in -which the on Cuban째 nightclub -violated the Aleorliolic ne'veraga Conti'01

regulatinw of the State of New Jezey, which violations are known to the Board Prosecutor but as cZyet have not heel' redaccd,to elluees,

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The msanbers of the Wort 1 ,4ev,,, York Alooliale Beverage. Control Board

latowitgly violated the New Jersey Open Public Iviectings Act rd should be -Sited pit-matt to 104-17,


WIXEREFORE, the Plaintiff demands that the CC .rt declares the vote taken by the West New York Board of Meohblic 13cverago Control oil April 1.9, 2012 with Togard to the Son Cubano restaurntinishiclub be deemed void all. iPatio and that all ctmeat pending charges be downed 'viable and that the Defendant, 13oa•d iusiruct its Provcoutor to precut formal ollarg• against Son Cuban° Zol, vt`tior ACAG allegedly committed by Son Cttbato which, Svc not beer reduced to written ohwges.

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CSRTITICATION :MRSUArt Ta K 4:5=1 ,

I hereby certify that the within action is not the subject of any other action pc ndiri4 ixi my Cox(.

1 hereby ueteify that the action idnot the Jubjeot of an oxbi.tration proceeding in

any Coin, There is :no other action or arbitration proweding contemplated at this time, No ftclditi °nal patties need to be joined in this action, POJANS & (1-RAWDsl, Atoll:14s fo, Plaintiff, C r qne

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By: ,roimlowo, , DA,MD: MLERaTSILLDLEITC-1 oparlowtki i DT, E.-strol Edwrird 4.7Trf-WitlicA Jr., hog. have been dosirpatod s couilsol on behalf of the Plaintlff„ Christine ,POIA_NOWSKT & TRAWNSK4P, C. At sTne for Plaint"

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:DATED:

kr. .os rA.poianoi6

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VE.RINCATION

cmuvrtm2 PISCITBUI, of t1.0 ago, hereby certtfies as follows: eh: 'Plaintiff ja the Foregoing Vctified Compl Rini. 2.

oerti Ey that the acs set forth thext are krtw, sni Aware that if any of tilt, foregoing statements made byme ase

y Abe, I sthj cot to ptitisiumt.

CRRISTMTE MSC Dated., May 5, 2012

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Piscitelli v. West New York, Docket No. HUD-L-2355-12  

A civil complaint filed on May 9, 2012 in Hudson County alleging a violation of the Open Public Meetings Act.

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