August 6, 2010

Bell Case: Wrongful-Death Payouts

The State of New York will pay over $7 Million to Nicole Paultre Bell and two of Sean Bell’s friends for the fatal 2006 shooting. Sean Bell was shot on November 25, 2006, on what would have been his wedding day in a car outside a strip club in Queens.  Over 50 shots were fired by police officers that killed Sean Bell and wounded Joseph Guzman and Trent Benefield.  It was reported that the officers […]