$41 Million Settlement for Central Park 5

June 19, 2014

After nearly three decades, justice has finally come to wrongfully imprisoned plaintiffs of this longstanding civil rights battle.  Convicted and incarcerated between the ages of 14 and 16 years old, the infamous “Central Park Five” won their lawsuit against New York City and the NYPD; the men charged the NYPD officers with “false arrest, malicious prosecution, and a racially motivated conspiracy to deprive the men of their civil rights.”  Lawyers Karen Dippold, Myron Beldock, and Jonathan Moore of Beldock Levine and Hoffman LLP represent four of the men. 

 

 

Read more: 

New York Times

Please reload

Featured Posts

Court Rules Claims Over Search of Building's Third Floor Are Viable Under 'Bivens'

September 29, 2020

Powell and his family live on the first floor of Powell's three-story Bronx apartment building. Apartments on the building's two upper floors are rent...

1/5
Please reload

Recent Posts
Please reload

Archive
Please reload

99 Park Avenue, PH/26th Floor | New York, NY 10016  |  P: 212.490.0400 |  F: 212.277.5880 

© 2020 Beldock Levine & Hoffman LLP

Disclaimer. Attorney advertising. Prior results do not guarantee a similar outcome.