Walston et al v. The City of New York et al

Case number
Court district
United States District Court for the Eastern District of New York
Plaintiff gender, specified in lawsuit
Multiple Plaintiffs
Incident county
Kings (Brooklyn)
Precinct taken to
Verdict for Defendant


First Incident: Plaintiff 1 was arrested by defendant officers for allegedly permitting his dog to attack someone months prior. He was brought to the 75th Precinct, charged with 120.10; 120.05; 201.25; 120.14; 130.52; 145; 265.01; 120.15; and 240.26, which were all dismissed. Second incident: Plaintiff 1 was approached by officers while outside his building, arrested and brought to the 75th Precinct, and charged with 265.02; 265.01-B, and 265.01, which were dismissed. Third Incident: Defendant officers broke into Plaintiff's home, arrested everyone, brought them to the 75th Precinct. Two Plaintiffs were charged with 140.15; 140.10(A); and 140.05. Charges dismissed. Fourth incident: Defendant Officers were waiting for Plaintiff when he arrived home, arrested him, and charged him with 240.26; 240.30; 110-120.00; and 120.15. Charges dismissed. Fifth incident: Plaintiff was arrested and charged with 265.01;120.15; 240.26. Charges dismissed.

Plaintiff Attorney

Andrew C. Laufer Law Office of Andrew C. Laufer, PLLC 255 West 36th Street Suite 1104 New York, NY 10018 212-422-1020 Fax: 212-422-1069 Email: [email protected]

False Criminal Charges Outcome

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