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civil rights attorney and Principal of The Law Offices of Frederick K. Brewington, says that justice has been served as a jury f

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HEMPSTEAD, NY — Frederick K. Brewington, Esq., a civil rights attorney and Principal of The Law Offices of Frederick K. Brewington, says that justice has been...

Kawaski Trawick with mom

Photos: Trawick Family\Bronx District Attorney's Office

(New York, NY)--Today, the family of Kawaski Trawick (shown above with his mom) is calling on the CCRB and the NYPD to schedule...

briefings on prosecutors’ use of excessive bail in the New York City court system

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Washington, D.C. (November 22, 2021)—Today, Rep. Carolyn B. Maloney, Chairwoman of the Committee on Oversight and Reform, Rep. Jamie Raskin, Chairman of the Subcommittee on...

investigation into the death of Brian Astarita,

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NEW YORK – The New York Attorney General’s Office of Special Investigation (OSI) has opened an investigation into the death of Brian Astarita, 65, who died on November 11...

investigation of sexual misconduct complaints against NYPD officers

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NEW YORK CITY - Tuesday, in a lawsuit brought by the Police Benevolent Association (PBA) against the Civilian Complaint Review Board (CCRB), the Supreme Court of the State of...

historic judicial inquiry into Eric Garner’s killing

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New York, NY--Thursday, after Judge Erika M. Edwards denied petitioners’ motion to reconsider witnesses last week, lawyers for the petitioners in the historic judicial...

Disgraced former New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo has been charged with a misdemeanor count of forcible touching,

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Disgraced former New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo has been charged with a misdemeanor count of forcible touching, a spokesperson for the New York State courts confirmed to The...

 death of 11-year-old Monica Woods

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NEW YORK – New York Attorney General Letitia James today announced the indictment of  State Trooper Christopher Baldner, on charges of Murder in the Second Degree,...

Anthony Scott became the fourteenth person to die in 2021 in New York City jails.

Photos: Twitter

Tuesday, Color Of Change and the Vera Institute of Justice spoke out against the ongoing crisis of violence and death taking place inside Rikers Island---where 14 people...

AG James Releases Footage From Investigation Into Death of Michael Rosado

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NEW YORK – New York Attorney General Letitia James today released security camera footage that the office obtained as part of its ongoing investigation into the death of...

New York Civil Liberties Union filed a new lawsuit against the NYPD for unlawfully denying the NYCLU’s requests

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NEW YORK CITY – The New York Civil Liberties Union filed a new lawsuit against the NYPD for unlawfully denying the NYCLU’s requests for the full slate of NYPD databases...

humanitarian crisis on Rikers Island

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NEW YORK CITY– Tuesday, Governor Hochul issued an executive order to expand remote court hearings given the humanitarian crisis on Rikers Island. In response, the New York...

 funding for two of the most dangerous NYPD units, the Vice Squad and the Strategic Response Group.

Photos: Wikimedia Commons\Twitter

NEW YORK CITY – Following this morning’s City Council oversight hearing regarding reducing the responsibilities of the NYPD, the New York Civil Liberties...

calling for the disbanding of the NYPD's Strategic Response Group (also known as the "Goon Squad")

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In the following piece the New York Civil Liberties Union is calling for the disbanding of the NYPD's Strategic Response Group  (also known as the "...

the death of Daniel Prude.

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The Rochester Police Department has announced that only one of seven suspended officers will face departmental charges for the death of Daniel Prude....

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