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Cenk Uygur Takes Apart Every Single One of Laura Ingraham’s Pro-Stop & Frisk Talking Points

Cenk Uygur Takes Apart Every Single One of Laura Ingraham’s Pro-Stop & Frisk Talking Points

In this video, Cenk Uygur from The Young Turks calls out Laura Ingraham of FOX News for her pro-stop &  frisk stance and attacking Judge Scheindlin, who ruled the practices unconstitutional due to the fact that it targets minorities at a disproportionate rate. Ingraham, in an attempt to defend the law, said it isn’t really […]

Federal Judge Rules New York’s Stop & Frisk Law Unconstitutional – Mayor Bloomberg Looking to Appeal

Federal Judge Rules New York’s Stop & Frisk Law Unconstitutional – Mayor Bloomberg Looking to Appeal

Monday, a federal judge ruled that New York’s controversal Stop and Frisk law is unconstitutional due to the law’s unlawful targeting of blacks and Latinos. Judge Shira A. Scheindlin, ruling on a class-action lawsuit, wrote that the policy violated plaintiffs’ Fourth Amendment rights barring unreasonable searches, finding that police made at least 200,000 stops from […]