NYC Cabbies Lack Standing To Bring GPS Action: Judge

Law360, New York (February 7, 2012, 3:12 PM EST) -- A federal judge on Monday tossed a proposed class action claiming New York City's use of GPS data to prosecute cab drivers violated their constitutional rights, saying the three plaintiffs were not currently facing any charges.

Current or former cab drivers Ahasanul Azim, Alberto Vazquez and Jean-Claude Charlite accused the city of New York, the New York City Taxi and Limousine Commission and TLC Commissioner David S. Yassky of violating the Fourth and Fourteenth Amendments and the New York state constitution. Manhattan District Attorney Cyrus Vance Jr....
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Case Title

Azim et al v. New York City Taxi and Limousine Commission et al


Case Number

1:11-cv-02921

Court

New York Southern

Nature of Suit

Civil Rights: Jobs

Judge

Lewis A. Kaplan

Date Filed

April 29, 2011

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