Over 100 Protesters, Legal Observers To Sue NYPD Over Violent Arrests

By Jake Offenhartz, Gothamist. -

More than 100 protesters and legal observers trapped by police in the NYPD’s violent ambush of a peaceful march in the Bronx earlier this summer are now planning to sue the city, after Mayor Bill [...]

City Bar Calls For Investigation Following Arrests Of Legal Observers

By Tom McParland, Law.com. -

The New York City Bar Association on Wednesday called on Mayor Bill de Blasio and the New York Police Department to “immediately investigate” the alleged targeting of nine legal observers earlier [...]

NYPD Accused Of Deliberately Targeting Legal Observers

By Jake Offenhartz, Gothamist. -

On Thursday evening before curfew, Rex Santus was standing alone on a quiet Mott Haven street corner when he caught the attention of NYPD officers passing in an unmarked minivan. As eight [...]