Stop And Frisk Trial: Day 1
- New York City 03/18/2013 by Linda Perry (WBAI)
Stop and Frisk is on trial at Federal Court in Manhattan. The case of Floyd v. City of New York brought by the Center for Constitutional Rights contends the NYPD practice targets people of color. It hopes to force the NYPD to curb the practice. Outside the courtroom the Community United Coalition rallied in support of plaintiffs in the case.
Jessie Jackson along with City Council Members and the Communities United for Police Reform rally outside of the start of the Stop and Frisk trial.