Federal prosecutor Kenneth Thompson made a point of describing the brutal assaults on Abner Louima first, and identifying the assailants second.
“The reason he didn’t call the police was because the men who beat him, the men who tortured him, were police officers of the City of New York,” Mr. Thompson said during opening statements in U.S. District Court in Brooklyn.
This content has been archived. It is available through our partners, LexisNexis® and Bloomberg Law.
To view this content, please continue to their sites.
LexisNexis® and Bloomberg Law are third party online distributors of the broad collection of current and archived versions of ALM's legal news publications. LexisNexis® and Bloomberg Law customers are able to access and use ALM's content, including content from the National Law Journal, The American Lawyer, Legaltech News, The New York Law Journal, and Corporate Counsel, as well as other sources of legal information.
For questions call 1-877-256-2472 or contact us at [email protected]