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Court Name: United States District Court
Judge Denis R. Hurley

Date: 10/26/2016 9:30 AM
Room: 930

Case: Hazzard v. County of Suffolk et al

Summary: Jury trial in civil rights/false arrest action by 30-year-old African American man who alleges he was pulled over for a broken tail light on a Babylon street, arrested for disorderly conduct, then driven in a squad car to a wooded area where the officer threatened to beat him, before being taken to the precinct, where he was forced to strip and stand naked in a jail cell. All charges were later dismissed.