03/18/2010 05:12 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

Turf War

New York City's smaller islands offer a bit of a headache. For every Rikers Island or Hart Island, which fulfill their functions ably--the city's prison and potter's fields, respectively--there is an Ellis Island, which provoked a legal dispute between New York and New Jersey that reached the U.S. Supreme Court. Or a Governors Island, which [...]

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