Judge OKs Breathalyzer tests for all NY cops who shoot suspects
3 police unions argued that the rule, which was implemented after a 2006 shooting, was unconstitutional
By Bruce Golding
The New York Post
NEW YORK — Police unions' efforts to revoke a regulation requiring Breathalyzer tests for all New York cops who open fire on suspects were shot down in a courtroom yesterday.
Manhattan federal Judge George Daniels rejected three unions' argument that the rule, which was implemented after four cops shot an unarmed Sean Bell dead in 2006, was unconstitutional.
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