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  • New York taxpayers will pay $15 million because cops illegally arrested 22,000 people



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    fatsean 3838 2012-02-10 12:49:34.0 login to vote score 1
    Seems low.
    gradivus 3607 2012-02-10 12:52:21.0 login to vote score 5
    Its funny how the COPS arent responsible for all those crimes they committed, the tax payers are.
    shocker 99 2012-02-10 12:56:04.0 login to vote score 0
    gradivus: Its funny how the COPS arent responsible for all those crimes they committed, the tax payers are.


    Yeah, there oughta be a law
    someone who may or may not be Obvious 2012-02-10 12:56:10.0 login to vote score 0
    The real winners are the lawyers:


    gradivus 3607 2012-02-10 12:56:44.0 login to vote score 0
    shocker: Yeah, there oughta be a law

    I think there is, it says the cops cant be held responsible for things they do on the job for some magic reason.
    shocker 99 2012-02-10 13:01:39.0 login to vote score 1
    gradivus: I think there is, it says the cops cant be held responsible for things they do on the job for some magic reason.


    WELL MAYBE THERE SHOULD BE A NEW ONE, USING CAPSLOCK!!!!
    gradivus 3607 2012-02-10 13:03:40.0 login to vote score 0
    shocker: WELL MAYBE THERE SHOULD BE A NEW ONE, USING CAPSLOCK!!!!

    CRUISE CONTROL FOR TAXPAYERS GETTING SHAFTED TWICE BY CRIMINAL COPS!!!!!!!!!!!
    untrustworthy 1 2012-02-10 13:07:04.0 login to vote score 0
    Go to jail.
    Go direct to jail.
    Do not pass Go.
    Collect a few hundred dollars.
    sloth 222 2012-02-10 13:10:11.0 login to vote score 2
    untrustworthy: Go to jail.
    Go direct to jail.
    Do not pass Go.
    Collect a few hundred dollars.


    I wanna be the battleship.
    zolividor 642 2012-02-10 13:12:20.0 login to vote score 3
    But...but..cop only arrest criminals! An infallible bNer has post as much!
    quick1 501 2012-02-10 13:41:09.0 login to vote score 2
    Yesterday, she signed an order approving what is effectively their punishment: a $15 million class-action settlement that could generate individual payments of as much as $5,000.

    This can't be, I was told that people in class action lawsuits only get coupons.
    whitebread 3463 2012-02-10 13:51:57.0 login to vote score 2
    gradivus: Its funny how the COPS arent responsible for all those crimes they committed, the tax payers are.

    Privatize profits, socialize losses.
    slinger 109 2012-02-10 13:53:48.0 login to vote score 1
    quick1: Yesterday, she signed an order approving what is effectively their punishment: a $15 million class-action settlement that could generate individual payments of as much as $5,000.

    This can't be, I was told that people in class action lawsuits only get coupons.


    This time they are $5,000 coupons.

    trolljegeren 11179 2012-02-10 14:08:21.0 login to vote score 0
    quick1: Yesterday, she signed an order approving what is effectively their punishment: a $15 million class-action settlement that could generate individual payments of as much as $5,000.

    This can't be, I was told that people in class action lawsuits only get coupons.


    Coupons good for 20% off your next arrest?
    finnley wren 24 2012-02-10 14:09:43.0 login to vote score 0
    Typically, lawyers get a third. So something is missing.
    If you logged in, you could post here.