Wednesday, November 6, 2013

Racial Profiling Lives On

•State of New York has a stop and Frisk policy

• In LA the judge ruled that it was unconstitutional

• The police are still able to find loopholes and ways to make stop and frisk legal

• officers can still follow, stalk, search, question and other things to anyone who seems suspicious 

• to me the article basically says that the police can arrest/harass someone solely based on the color of their skin 

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