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The Hasidic police cadet who claimed he was fired by the NYPD because he refused to shave off his beard has filed a lawsuit against the city accusing the NYPD of religious discrimination.
The former police cadet says he refused to shave his beard because it went against his religion. His lawyer says the NYPD knew that when Litzman first took the police exam and applied.
“No person of any religion should have to go through this. It’s unconscionable for a religious Jewish woman to behave this way,” Marshall Garvin contends in his lawsuit.
A school safety officer in Brooklyn is awaiting damages from her