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WBFO Brief March 29, 2023

On Today's WBFO Brief:

  • New York State Attorney General Letitia James has filed a lawsuit against a Buffalo landlord over repeated violations of lead safety laws.
  • Evictions across New York State have been rising since the state lifted its pandemic-era eviction moratorium.
  • WBFO's Angelea Preston talks with Gov. Kathy Hochul for Women Wednesday.
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