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Parents Suing Policeman In Killing Of New York Student
Posted on 21 Apr 2011 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. - (AP) The parents of a college football player are suing the policeman who shot and killed him, calling the shooting an "unconscionable use of force." In a complaint to be filed Wednesday afternoon, Danroy Henry Sr. and Angella... Read More

NYC Settles 50-Bullet Cop Lawsuit For $7 Million
Posted on 28 Jul 2010 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

NEW YORK - (AP) The city of New York has agreed to pay more than $7 million to settle a civil lawsuit stemming from the fatal 50-bullet police shooting of an unarmed man on his wedding day. The settlement filed in Brooklyn federal court on Tuesday pays... Read More

Man Who Survived Police Shooting Sues New York Police Department
Posted on 10 Aug 2011 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

NEW YORK - (AP) A man who was shot many times by New York City police officers last year during a fight over a gun at a Harlem block party has filed a federal civil rights lawsuit against the police department. Angel Alvarez, who was hit by at least 15... Read More