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RIP to New York Graffiti Mecca 5Pointz

Much of the art has been covered in white paint overnight.
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Any hope of preserving New York City’s iconic graffiti mecca 5Pointz has been trampled overnight.

Last week, a judge ruled against an injunction that would have kept developers from moving forward with the plan to replace 5Pointz with luxury apartment highrises. Sure enough, the developers made a quick and deadly move early this morning.