The Village Voice reports this week on NYPD whistleblower Adrian Schoolcraft’s two-year fight for justice after high-ranking NYPD officials illegally removed him from his house and had him forcibly committed to a psychiatric hospital as a means of silencing him and retaliating against his efforts to expose corruption. The NYPD continued to discredit him even after an internal investigation confirmed his allegations.
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