The Words of NY Supreme Court Judge Threatened With Arrest


Report:  NYPD Cop Pushes New York Supreme Court Judge Into Wall

By Rob Beschizza @ 6:59 AM Friday, Nov. 18th

“Democracy Now” quotes:

I was there to take down the names of people who were arrested… As I’m standing there, some African-American woman goes up to a police officer and says, ‘I need to get in. My daughter’s there. I want to know if she’s OK.’ And he said, ‘Move on, lady.’ And they kept pushing with their sticks, pushing back. And she was crying. And all of a sudden, out of nowhere, he throws her to the ground and starts hitting her in the head,” says Smith. “I walk over, and I say, ‘Look, cuff her if she’s done something, but you don’t need to do that.’ And he said, ‘Lady, do you want to get arrested?’ And I said, ‘Do you see my hat? I’m here as a legal observer.’ He said, ‘You want to get arrested?’ And he pushed me up against the wall.

http://boingboing.net/2011/11/18/nypd-cop-pushes-new-york-supre.html

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