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First Haitian American NY Civil Court Judge Dweynie E. Paul Inducted

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Judge Dweynie Paul, Photo Credit: Sherley Boursiquot

By Sherley Boursiquot

BROOKLYN, New York  —  Attorney Dweynie Esther Paul, the first Haitian American to be elected as a New York State civil court judge from the 2nd Municipal district, was inducted last Thursday at Mount Lebanon Baptist church.

Although Paul was “overwhelmed with gratitude,” she made it clear that the induction was not about her, but more about the “the bigger vision” of creating “justice and equality at the Kings County Court system.

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Sherley Boursiquot is a Haitian journalist who graduated from Lehman College with a B.A. in Multimedia Journalism. Boursiquot lives by three principals: patience, persistence, and faith, all in which are key elements to achieving success.
December 21, 2015

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sherley Sherley Boursiquot is a Haitian journalist who graduated from Lehman College with a B.A. in Multimedia Journalism. Boursiquot lives by three principals: patience, persistence, and faith, all in which are key elements to achieving success.


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