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Justus Williams Chess: Teen Chess Prodigy Smashes Record Books | Breaking News for Black America

This Black History Month, we honor the GAME CHANGERS: Everyday heroes whose actions make life better for the people around them. SEE ALL OUR GAME CHANGERS HERE.

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When Police Violate the Constitution

English: NYPD Dodge Charger #2909 in midtown M...

English: NYPD Dodge Charger #2909 in midtown Manhattan. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

 

 

The federal courts are bearing down on the New York City Police Department’s constitutionally suspect stop-and-frisk program, under which hundreds of thousands of citizens are stopped on the streets each year, often illegally and for no discernible reason. Earlier this month, the federal judge who is presiding over three lawsuits that challenge different parts of the program issued her harshest ruling yet, putting the city on notice that some aspects of stop and frisk are clearly unconstitutional.

 

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