Resource: Class Action Civil Rights Suit Filed over Brutal NYPD Policing of BLM Protests

By: Beldock Levine & Hoffman LLP

August 20, 2019

Beldock Levine & Hoffman LLP

Beldock Levine & Hoffman, Gideon O. Oliver, Cohen & Green, and Wylie M. Stecklow announce the filing of a major class action lawsuit against the City of New York, Mayor Bill de Blasio, New York Police Commissioner Dermot Shea, and other City officials, over the NYPD’s violent policing of the George Floyd protests this summer. The lawsuit seeks to put an end to ongoing, violent protest policing tactics deployed by the NYPD against Black Lives Matter activists in New York City.