City Plans Fight on Lawsuit by Man Allegedly Sodomized by Cop
The city often settles in case like this, particularly when an indictment is pending, but they've asked a judge to remove the NYPD from the suit. NY1 says the city "is vowing to fight" the lawsuit.
$225 million is a lot of scratch, and maybe the city thinks it can beat the rap, the transit officer's testimony notwithstanding. Mineo, who got stabbed in a knife fight after the incident, was arrested yesterday on outstanding warrants.