A Staten Island judge on Wednesday rejected a motion by a New York City police union to block a city order requiring nearly all municipal workers to be vaccinated by the end of this week.After a virtual hearing, Supreme Court Judge Lizette Colon denied a temporary restraining order the Police Benevolent Association of the City of New York (NYC PBA) sought. Colon cited a similar lawsuit filed by New York City teachers against the city’s Board of Education as well as a case against the city’s Department of Health and Mental Hygiene.
The NYC PBA filed the lawsuit on Tuesday after saying last week that it would challenge the city’s order. In the filing, the union, as well as individual members …