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Criminal complaint against Christopher Long

Update 7/7/2009: Christopher Long sues NYPD. You’ve seen the video of New York Police officer Patrick Pogan tackling bike rider Chris Long during the Critical Mass bicycle ride through Times Square last week. If you haven’t seen the video, it clearly shows Pogan targeting a cyclist then tackling him to the ground with a violent read more »

Christoper Long sues NYPD

I noticed an uptick in searches for Christopher Long today. Long is the guy who was bodyslammed by NYPD officer Patrick Pogan during a Critical Mass bicycle ride. It turns out Chris Long is in the news — he’s suing the New York Police Department for $1.5 million for trying to cover up Pogan’s unprovoked read more »

Should the Silicon Valley Bicycle Coalition sue San Mateo County Sheriff?

TIME’S UP sent a press release about Christopher Long’s $1.5 Million lawsuit against the New York Police Department. You may remember that Christopher Long was the guy who was Just Riding Along when NYPD Officer Pogan bodyslammed Long, and then arrested him for assault. When a video popped up showing what really happened, Pogan was read more »

Bodyslammed cyclist to sue NYPD

Cyclist Christopher Long, who was shown getting bodyslammed by Officer Patrick Pogan in a bystander’s video said he plans to sue the police department for the assault and false imprisonment. It’s not really personal. [Pogan], unfortunately, is going to be a scapegoat in this situation because he was in the wrong place at the wrong read more »