9/11 Health and Compensation in the News

Below are summaries with url’s to news articles that appeared recently about 9/11 Health and Compensation issues.

An archive of past articles by year, can be found on the 911 Health Watch website at http://www.911healthwatch.org/news/ :

November 27, 2014 — Jersey Journal — 9/11 survivor ‘Dust Lady’ faces a new demon: stomach cancer
Sept. 11. Depression. Alcohol. Drugs. And now stomach cancer.

November 20, 2014 — Queens Chronicle — Sick 9/11 cops should be honored: sister
Dolores Weiner says her late brother and others belong on DC memorial

November 16, 2014 — NY Post — Lawyers ‘overbilled’ for 9/11 settlements of sick workers
In a greedy grab for blood money, a law firm representing sick and dying Ground Zero workers overbilled its legal partner by $36 million in expenses, newly released court papers allege.

November 10, 2014 — NY Post — Head of New York law firm fires back at partner
One head of prominent New York law firm Napoli Bern has taken the unusual step of claiming his partner had “a mental collapse” amid a struggle over the business and allegations of an affair.

November 9, 2014 — NY Post — Affair and vengeful wife rip apart 9/11 law firm
One of New York City’s most prominent law firms — which raked in tens of millions of dollars representing 9/11 responders — has been ripped apart by a soap opera…

October 23, 2014 — Queens Chronicle — Hero cop’s sister seeks Zadroga Law extension
Vital aid programs for Sept. 11 first responders to expire in 2015, 2016

October 17, 2014 —
The September 11th Victim Compensation Fund, has just released its 3rd Annual Report along with updated statistics on its progress to date. Below is the Statement by 911 Health Watch on its release. For Immediate Release from 9/11 Health Watch … Continue reading →