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Truth is in favor of you and me; for the truth of our enemies whom we have been serving here in the U.S.A. for over 400 years (whom we did not know to be our enemies by nature) is the truth that the Black Man must have knowledge of to be able to keep from falling into the deceiving traps that are being laid by our enemies to catch us in their way which is opposed to the way of righteous of whom we are members. ~ The Honorable Elijah Muhammad

Monday, August 12, 2013

‘Stop and frisk’: why a judge ruled the New York tactic unconstitutional

In a blow to the administration of New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg, a federal judge declared on Monday that the city’s long-contentious police tactic known as “stop and frisk” violated the constitutional rights of perhaps millions of citizens.

The judge, Shira Scheindlin of the US District Court in Manhattan, also appointed an independent monitor to ensure that the New York Police Department’s practices would be in line with constitutional standards in the future – the remedy preferred by the Obama administration.  - CSMonitor.com


Also read:

Stop And Frisk Violated Rights Of New Yorkers, Judge Rules
Stop-and-Frisk Practice Violated Rights, Judge Rules - NYTimes.com

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