Hines 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 date
August 19, 2015
Stop Location
Incident county
Kings (Brooklyn)
Precinct taken to


Defendant Officers forcibly entered Plaintiffs' apartment and broke open front door to enter. Defendant Officers forcibly threw one Plaintiff to the ground and handcuffed all Plaintiffs in the apartment before searching the entire apartment. Defendant Officers then took Plaintiffs to the 75th precinct. None of the Plaintiffs were charged with a crime and were all eventually released from custody.

Plaintiff Attorney

Joshua S. Moskovitz Bernstein Clarke & Moskovitz PLLC 11 Park Place Suite 914 New York, NY 10007 (212) 321-0087 Fax: 917-722-0930 Email: [email protected] Susan P. Scharfstein NYC Law Department 100 Church Street Room 6-119 New York, NY 10007 212-356-2355 Fax: 212-788-9776 Email: [email protected]

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