Kessler v. City of New York et al


Case number
15CV06111
Court district
United States District Court for the Eastern District of New York
Plaintiff gender, specified in lawsuit
Male
Incident date
July 1, 2015
Stop Location
Street
Incident county
Queens
Precinct taken to
Settlement amount
$15,000
Outcome
Pending

Summary

Plaintiff, who has multiple mental illnesses, was searched on the street, allegedly found to be in possession of a gravity knife, and arrested. He was taken to the hospital were he was evaluated as an emotionally disturbed person, then the 109th Precinct, where he was denied access to the bathroom and mocked. Officers make horse and animal noises at Plaintiff.

Plaintiff Attorney

Tamara M. Harris The Law Office of Tamara M. Harris 111 Broadway Suite 706 New York, NY 10006 212-334-1050 Fax: 212-334-1051 Email: [email protected]

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