Alvarez v. The City Of New York , et al


Case number
15CV08063
Court district
United States District Court for the Southern District of New York
Plaintiff gender, specified in lawsuit
Male
Plaintiff race, specified in lawsuit
Black or African American
Incident date
July 6, 2013
Incident time
7:20PM
Stop Location
Street
Incident county
New York (Manhattan)
Settlement amount
$30,500
Outcome
Settled

Summary

Plaintiff was outside standing next to someone who had been previously apprehended in a buy and bust at that location. Officers then approached Plaintiff, tightly handcuffed him, searched him, and taken into custody. Plaintiff was charged with 220.39. UC-0039 testified against Plaintiff and the DA's office doubted his testimony, resulting in dismissal of the indictment.

Plaintiff Attorney

Michael Peter Kushner Michael P. Kushner, Attorney at Law 155 Water Street Brooklyn, NY 11201 (212) 202-2634 Fax: (212) 401-2837 Email: [email protected]

Force Detail
False Criminal Charges Outcome
False Criminal Charges Type
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