Ellis v. City of New York et al


Case number
15CV02228
Court district
United States District Court for the Eastern District of New York
Plaintiff gender, specified in lawsuit
Male
Plaintiff race, specified in lawsuit
Black or African American
Incident date
July 8, 2014
Incident time
12:30PM
Stop Location
Street
Incident county
Queens
Precinct taken to
Settlement amount
$35,000
Outcome
Settled

Summary

Plaintiff was on the street with his two kids when officers approached him, searched him, took his kids to the hospital and called ACS. Officers took him to the 105th Precinct and harassed him by calling him a sex offender and pedophile. Charged with Endangering the Welfare of a Child and Unlawful Possession of Marijuana, which were eventually dismissed.

Plaintiff Attorney

Philip Anaekperchi Akakwam Law Office Of Philip Akakwam 303 Livingston Street 2nd Floor Brooklyn, NY 11217 (718)858-2488 Fax: (718)858-2489 Email: [email protected]

False Criminal Charges Outcome
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