A group of restaurants and businesses have filed suit against Mayor Bill de Blasio in opposition to a mandate requiring proof of vaccination at city eateries, gyms, movie theaters and other establishments, new court papers show.

The businesses argue that the mandate violates their constitutional rights and unfairly targets certain establishments but not others like churches, grocery stores, schools, offices and medical facilities, the lawsuit filed Tuesday in Staten Island Supreme Court alleges.

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States Declare Emergencies As Biden Administration Names Monkeypox Management Team  

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Dutch Ministry of Finance Report: 11,200 farmers must stop, 17,600 reduce livestock by third to half

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