NYPD Criminal Summons Class Action Settlement
You are in the class if you were issued a summons without probable cause that was later dismissed for legal or facial insufficiency. More specifically individuals who received a Criminal Court Summons by an NYPD officer, whose summons was dismissed by the court for facial or legal insufficiency and lacked probable cause from the start of the class period, May 25, 2007, through January 25, 2017.
Proof of Purchase
Stinson, et al. v. The City of New York, et al., Case No. 10-cv-4228 (RWS)District Court for the Southern District of New York
In May 25, 2010, the Class Representatives filed this lawsuit, on behalf of themselves and a class of individuals who had received C Summonses from members of the NYPD, claiming that the City of New York, through the NYPD had illegally stopped, seized, arrested, and issued summonses to these individuals in the absence of probable cause in response to a summons quota within the NYPD.