Monday, September 18, 2023
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Malicious policing

BROOKLYN — A federal court in New York upheld a jury verdict against NYPD officers who were found liable for unlawful search and malicious prosecution and ordered to pay $890,000 in damages for coercing a woman into writing a false statement accusing someone of kidnapping and other crimes. The evidence sufficed for the verdict.

Read the ruling here.

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