Connor v. City of New York et al


Case number
15CV07079
Court district
United States District Court for the Eastern District of New York
Plaintiff gender, specified in lawsuit
Male
Incident date
January 1, 1992
Precinct taken to
Settlement amount
$7,950,000
Outcome
Settled

Summary

Suit regarding the wrongful conviction of Plaintiff due to false statements by unreliable informants, suppression of evidence, and inadequate police investigation. Plaintiff was convicted of kidnapping in the first and second degree. Appellate Court confirmed his conviction in 1995 and Plaintiff filed a Motion to Vacate Conviction in 2010. The court initially denied the motion to vacate, but the decision was reversed by the appellate court. The appellate court found that the prosecution had violated Brady and vacated Plaintiff's conviction.

Plaintiff Attorney

Emma Kate Freudenberger Neufeld Scheck & Brustin 99 Hudson Street 8th Floor New York, NY 10013 212-965-9081 Fax: 212-965-9084 Email: [email protected]

False Criminal Charges Outcome
False Criminal Charges Type
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