Stop and frisk goes on trial in NY

The NYPD's stop and frisk tactics are coming under the gun

By Bruce Golding
The New York Post

NEW YORK — An "unprecedented" court hearing begins today into allegations that cops have been unlawfully stopping minorities outside thousands of low-income apartment buildings in The Bronx.

Plaintiffs in the case are seeking a court order limiting enforcement of a 1991 anti-crime program called "Operation Clean Halls."

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