A blog of the Philadelphia Bar Association’s Criminal Justice Section

By Joseph Goldstein

New York Times—August 12, 2013

In a repudiation of a major element in the Bloomberg administration’s crime-fighting legacy, a federal judge has found that the stop-and-frisk tactics of the New York Police Department violated the constitutional rights of minorities in New York, and called for a federal monitor to oversee broad reforms.

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