Taitt v. City of New York et al.


Case number
15CV00799
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
May 2, 2014
Incident time
1:00PM
Stop Location
Commercial Location
Incident county
Kings (Brooklyn)
Precinct taken to
Settlement amount
$12,500
Outcome
Settled

Summary

Defendant officers entered the store and accosted the plaintiff using a chokehold. Plaintiff was placed in handcuffs and taken to the 71st precinct. Plaintiff was charged with "on school grounds without permission" penal code 240.35 (05). The charge was dismissed.

Plaintiff Attorney

Wale Mosaku (AM5872)Attorney for the Plaintiff25 Bond Street, 3rd FloorBrooklyn, N.Y. 11201(718) 243-0994

False Criminal Charges Outcome
False Criminal Charges Type
Charges Against Plaintiff
Documents

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