• ‘Concerning And Unlawful Practices': Letitia James Sues NYPD In Landmark Suit Over Handling Of Black Lives Matter Protests

    9 days ago - By News One

    New York Attorney General Letitia James filed a lawsuit against the city of New York on Thursday, naming Mayor Bill de Blasio , NYPD Chief of Department Terence Monahan and police commissioner Dermot Shea in relation to a string of civil rights violations spurred from the months of Black Lives Matter protests held across the city over the past year.
    “As the demonstrations continued, the very thing being protested - aggressive actions of law enforcement - was on public display,” James said at a news conference on Thursday.
    In the suit, the New York attorney general petitions for the...
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  • New York State Sues NYPD Over Its Handling Of 2020 Racial Justice Protests

    New York State Sues NYPD Over Its Handling Of 2020 Racial Justice Protests

    9 days ago - By NPR

    The state attorney general's office says it has received "more than 1,300 complaints and pieces of evidence" about the police response to the protests in New York City. (Image credit: Johannes Eisele/AFP via Getty Images)
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