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Judge rules NYPD’s stop-and-frisk policy is unconstitutional

Posted at 2:37 PM, Jan 08, 2013
and last updated 2013-08-12 15:13:14-04

NYPD truck crimeA Manhattan federal judge has ruled the NYPD’s controversial “stop and frisk” policy is unconstitutional.

He also ruled that cops stop making so-called “trespass stops” outside private residential buildings immediately.

The New York Civil Liberties Union mounted the challenge in the case of a Bronx mother and her three children, who’d been stopped several times outside their building for no reason.

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