Floyd v. City of New York: A Discussion of Stop-and-Frisks and Racial Profiling

November 20, 2013
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
American University Washington College of Law
4801 Massachusetts Avenue, NW, Washington, DC, 20016
Room 603


The NYPD stopped and frisked 4.4 million individuals between January 2004 and June 2012 and over 80% of them were African-American or Latino/a.On August 12, 2013, inFloyd, et al. v. City of New York, et al., a federal judge found the NYPDliable for a pattern and practice of racial profiling and unconstitutional stop-and-frisks.Come hear fromWCL alum Sunita Patel, a lead attorney for the plaintiffs in this historic case, followed by a panel discussion of racial profiling.

Presented by the Criminal Law Society




WCL Alumni, AU & WCL Students, Faculty & Staff – no charge
General Public - No Charge
(registration is required)

For further information, please contact:
Office of Special Events & Continuing Legal Education
American University Washington College of Law
Phone: 202.274.4075; Fax: 202.274.4079; or secle@wcl.american.edu



Register for this event

Fall Events Listing