Judge Dictates New Chapter in Aldon James Eviction Drama

If you’ve been following the year-long efforts by the National Arts Club to expel its former president O. Aldon James from the club premises, under allegations that he misused club finances and carved out sweetheart rent agreements for himself, a friend, and his twin brother, you breathed a sigh of relief last month when the board, after jumping through a few hoops for the Manhattan Supreme Court, successfully voted to evict Mr. James and his cohorts. Not that you had any stake in the whole thing but it was just getting pretty ugly—Mr. James, during a tense board meeting, told the new president that he hoped she’d get cancer! Read More