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Family of NYC Man Pushed into Subway Train Sues

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    Family of NYC Man Pushed into Subway Train Sues
    Ki Suk Han

    The family of a New York City man killed by a subway train after being pushed to his death by a homeless person has filed a lawsuit against the city.

    The lawsuit filed Friday by the family of Ki-Suk Han seeks unspecified damages stemming from his Dec. 3 death. It accuses the MTA of negligence.

    Police say a homeless man admitted pushing Han onto the tracks but said Han was drunk and instigated the confrontation.

    The family is suing for funeral costs and unspecified damages.

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    An MTA spokesman said the agency doesn't comment on pending litigation.

    Naeem Davis has pleaded not guilty to murder and manslaughter charges for pushing the 58-year-old Han off the subway platform near Times Square. He is being held without bail. His attorney has said Han went after his client.

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