In the suit, the officers claim that Mosby and Cogen were aware the statement of charges filed against the officers and other statements Mosby made at a May 1, 2015 news conference announcing the charges "were false."


In the verdict, which came after a six-day trial, the judge also said that prosecutors did not prove a reckless endangerment charge against Nero over a failure to put a seat belt on Gray, noting that he had no direct role in putting Gray in the transport van to the jail.

A Baltimore police officer was cleared of all charges, Monday morning, in the arrest of Freddie Gray. WMAR reports that a Baltimore judge cleared officer Edward Nero of second-degree assault, reckless endangerment, and two counts misconduct when arresting Gray. Gray died, in April of 2015, or a spinal cord injury while he was in police […]