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Attorneys seek $167,000 in fees in federal case

Client won $400,000 award in suit against state prison guards

Attorneys for a Brooklyn man who won a civil suit in April against two prison guards who beat him are seeking about $167,000 in fees and expenses from the defendants. Sultan Malik, 37, was awarded $400,000 by a federal jury for injuries suffered in 2008 when he was assaulted during a transfer between prison facilities. Sivin & ...