Bentov v. 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
September 2, 2014
Incident time
Stop Location
Motor Vehicle
Incident county
New York (Manhattan)
Precinct taken to
Settlement amount


Defendant Officers pulled Plaintiff over for speeding, searched him, and arrested him for a 15 year old unpaid traffic ticket. Plaintiff was tightly handcuffed, denied medical attention for his wrist, and later had to receive surgery on it. Plaintiff was charged with multiple Traffic Infractions for which he entered a plea deal.

Plaintiff Attorney

Matthew Alan Kaufman Matthew A. Kaufman, Esq. 225 Broadway Ste. 1606 New York, NY 11201 212-679-2200 Fax: 866-784-1378 Email: [email protected]

Named Officers
Force Detail
False Criminal Charges Outcome
False Criminal Charges Type
Charges Against Plaintiff

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