Ryan v. 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
December 26, 2013
Incident time
4:30 AM
Stop Location
Incident county
New York (Manhattan)
Precinct taken to
Settlement amount


Plaintiff was stopped, arrested, transported tot he 23rd precinct, and interrogated by Defendant Officers. Defendant McHugh executed a felony complaint alleging that Plaintiff had committed the crime of Gang Assault in the First Degree ("P.L.") $ 120.07, two counts of Assault in the First Degree, P.L. $ 120.10[1] and [2], and one count of Assault in the Second Degree, P.L.$ 120.05[1].T he felony complaint contained multiple misstatements of fact, including a material misrepresentation of what was depicted in the video recording of the incident. Plaintiff was indicted twice on the charges before the DA dismissed the case.

Plaintiff Attorney

Robert A Soloway Rothman, Schneider, Soloway & Stern, LLP 100 Lafayette Street, Suite 501 New York, NY 10013 212-571-5500 Fax: 212-571-5507 Email: [email protected]

False Criminal Charges Outcome
False Criminal Charges Type

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