Saul Shapiro Appears on NY1 News Regarding NYPD FOIL Lawsuit
Litigation Department Chair Saul Shapiro appeared on NY1 News regarding the news channel’s Freedom of Information Law (FOIL) lawsuit for body camera footage from the NYPD. The lawsuit was filed in January 2016, after the NYPD requested payment from NY1 of $36,000 to access police body camera footage under a FOIL request. On June 7, 2016, Mr. Shapiro appeared in New York state court to argue on behalf of NY1.
To view the segment from NY1’s newscast, click here.