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False arrest prompts $1.1 million lawsuit against NFTA
Posted by Leslie Pickering on
Armed with a court decision lambasting his false arrest, antiwar activist Nate Buckley is taking the offensive.
Buckley, in a civil lawsuit, accuses the NFTA and two of its police officers of assault, false arrest and malicious prosecution stemming from his involvement in a 2011 protest outside one of M&T Bank’s downtown offices.