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What Does New York City’s Limits on Qualified Immunity for Police Mean for Future Lawsuits?

Following the tragic deaths of George Floyd and Breonna Taylor, along with protests against police brutality throughout the United States, the New York City Council passed a bill imposing limits on qualified immunity, a dated doctrine that has provided legal protection to police officers charged with misconduct. Here’s how this new legislation could impact the … Read more What Does New York City’s Limits on Qualified Immunity for Police Mean for Future Lawsuits?