Archive for November, 2013

Court Declines to Vacate Original Stop-and-Frisk Ruling

  • November 24th, 2013
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A federal appellate court denied a request from the City of New York to vacate a ruling mandating changes in the New York City Police Department’s stop-and-frisk practice. The court’s refusal to vacate the ruling, issued in August by U.S….

Appeals Court Halts Anti-Stop-and-Frisk Ruling

  • November 1st, 2013
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In a wrenching setback for opponents of the New York City Police Department’s stop-and-frisk Parajumpers Jacka Billigt policy, a federal appellate court has a trial judge’s order that the NYPD make widespread changes to that program and has removed her…