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New York's Stop and Frisk Tactic Leaves Lasting Mark


Society & Culture  (tags: police, politics, stop and frisk policy, NYPD, society, culture, law, government, freedoms, ethics, crime, americans, violence )

Cal
- 384 days ago - ipsnews.net
Stop and frisk, as it's popularly known, allows police officers to stop and search persons under reasonable suspicion they are involved in criminal activity. It's a staple tactic in New York's zero-tolerance approach to policing and has become the modus o



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Lois Jordan (55)
Tuesday August 27, 2013, 3:03 pm
Noted. Well, I think that besides being unconstitutional, this is absolutely awful. Good for Judge Schiendlin. It parallels what happened here in AZ....pulling over drivers that "looked Latino(a)"--and the horrible raids by Arpaio on those communities. Yes, it has long-term and far-reaching bad effects.
 

Kim Ireland (23)
Wednesday August 28, 2013, 2:55 am
Martial Law wont be far away and then segregation of those poorer/sick/less desireable peoples and special elitist camps to safe guard to rich and powerful - they have already made several enclosed camps in america - then they will implement Population Apocolypse their solution to decrease the population kill some of and make it look like a terrorists attack (this is factual piece of information now classified Top Secret)
 

John S. (303)
Wednesday August 28, 2013, 3:19 am
But the question is has violence gone done because of the policy.
 

Jonathan Harper (0)
Wednesday August 28, 2013, 4:41 am
noted
 

Gloria picchetti (290)
Wednesday August 28, 2013, 6:11 am
It's not right.
 

GGmaSheila D. (169)
Wednesday August 28, 2013, 10:26 am
Kudos to the judge for realizing what the police, and the Mayor, are doing is illegal. Noted and thanks.
 

Shanti S. (0)
Wednesday August 28, 2013, 12:59 pm
Thank you.
 

Jennifer C. (172)
Wednesday August 28, 2013, 5:28 pm
Thanks.
 
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