New York Stop and Frisk

Judge: New York’s Stop-and-Frisk Policy is Unconstitutional

In a landmark victory for civil rights, a federal judge ruled Monday that the New York Police Department’s problematic stop-and-frisk policy violates constitutional rights and must be changed.  The ruling comes after a four-month-long trial that has shined light on sanctioned racial profiling in the … Continued

Obama Administration Supports Monitor if ‘Stop & Frisk’ Struck Down

A few days ago the Obama Administration came out in support of a court appointed monitor in the event that stop and frisk is struck down. New York’s Stop and Frisk trial is nearly over and the city only awaits the … Continued