Barnhart v. City of New York et al.


Case number
15CV05985
Court district
United States District Court for the Southern District of New York
Plaintiff gender, specified in lawsuit
Multiple Plaintiffs
Incident date
May 18, 2014
Stop Location
Residence
Incident county
Bronx
Precinct taken to
Settlement amount
$18,000
Outcome
Settled

Summary

Plaintiffs were in a residence when Defendant Officers entered the location. The defendants then searched the premises and proceeded to handcuff and arrest 17 individuals, including the plaintiffs. Plaintiffs were transported to the 40th Precinct where all three were strip searched. After 8 hours they were released from the precinct. Plaintiffs were charged with marijuana possession, but all charges were eventually dismissed.

Plaintiff Attorney

Steven D. Michelstein (SM3323), 485 Madison Ave, NY, NY 10022, [email protected], (212)588-0880

False Criminal Charges Outcome
False Criminal Charges Type
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