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Judge Rejects Police Unions' Challenge Against Stop-And-Frisk Ruling

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) — Police unions lost their bid Wednesday to challenge a ruling concluding that the city’s stop-and-frisk tactics are sometimes discriminatory — moving the city a step closer toward changing the program. 627 more words

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Court Radio: Stop and Frisk 7/27/2014

Check out this show on Stop and Frisk featuring special guest attorney on both civil and criminal cases, Lewis Small.  Listeners also called in with their legal questions for Dean Weitzman. 17 more words

Broken Windows Policing

One week from today from our friends at the Police Reform Organizing Project!

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There Are No "Bad Apples", Just An Organized Gang of Rotten NYPD Thugs

“When I kissed my husband this morning, I never thought it would be for the last time,” says the wife of 43 year-old Eric Garner, whose videotaped death at the hands of New York Police on Staten Island last Thursday is causing outrage among members of the local community and spreading throughout the nation at-large. 1,738 more words

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LOCAL NEWS: Mayor Calls Reed's Idea "Armchair Police-Chiefing"

Mayor Frank Jackson does not think too much of City Councilman Zack Reed’s proposal that Cleveland Police be given authority to use the tactic known as “stop-and-frisk.” 115 more words

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Fitting the Profile, Fixing the System

An ambitious and talented student of law and policy, Mohammed Alam has also been a committed activist to ending the use of the New York Police Department’s abusive and discriminatory Stop and Frisk policy. 1,393 more words

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Questions linger following the alleged choking death of Eric Garner

NEW YORK (AP) — Four emergency workers involved in the medical response for a New York City man who died in police custody after being put in an apparent chokehold have been barred from responding to 911 calls, the Fire Department of New York said. 734 more words

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