Nicholas v. The City of New York et al

Case number
Court district
United States District Court for the Southern District of New York
Plaintiff gender, specified in lawsuit
Incident date
March 20, 2011
Stop Location
Incident county
New York (Manhattan)
Precinct taken to
Settlement amount


Plaintiff went to surrender himself at the 13th Precinct due to Defendant Officers accusations that he violated an order of protection. Despite Plaintiff providing them with exculpatory paperwork that proved he did not violate the order, they still arrested him and charged him with Criminal Contempt in the First Degree (PL 215.51[b][v]) and Criminal Contempt in the First Degree (PL 215.51 [b][i]), which were later dismissed.

Plaintiff Attorney

Jonathan A. FinkFink & Katz, PLLC40 Exchange Place, Suite 2010New York, New York 10005Telephone: (212) 385-1373Fax: (212) 202∑4036

False Criminal Charges Outcome
False Criminal Charges Type

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