Federal lawsuit filed against town of Oyster Bay for housing discrimination

The suit claims two home buyers' programs exclude

The suit claims two home buyers' programs exclude black buyers. (Credit: News 12 Long Island)

A federal lawsuit has been filed against the Town of Oyster Bay, claiming the town favors white residents when it came to a few low-income housing programs.

Supervisor John Venditto and nonprofit housing organization Long Island Housing Partnership have also been named in the suit. According to court documents, two housing programs have been designed to discriminate against black buyers because...

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