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May 20, 2020 Protestors set fire to an NYPD Van after a peaceful protest turned into a violent uprising. Photo: Ryland West/ ALM Protesters set fire to an NYPD van after a peaceful protest turned into a violent uprising. Photo: Ryland West/ ALM

Government lawyers said the judge hearing the case of two attorneys accused of throwing a Molotov cocktail at an unoccupied police vehicle during unrest in Brooklyn failed to properly weigh the presumption of detention for such charges.

That presumption was the center of prosecutors’ arguments before a panel of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit Tuesday.

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Jane Wester

Jane Wester is a litigation reporter for the New York Law Journal. Email her at [email protected] or find her on Twitter @janewester.

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