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

Date: Wednesday, November 20, 2013
Time: 12:00PM - 01:30PM
Description: 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, in Floyd, et al. v. City of New York, et al., a federal judge found the NYPD liable for a pattern and practice of racial profiling and unconstitutional stop-and-frisks. Come hear from WCL alum Sunita Patel, a lead attorney for the plaintiffs in this historic case, followed by a panel discussion of racial profiling.
Sponsor: Criminal Law Society
URL: http://www.wcl.american.edu/secle/fall/2013/20131120.cfm
Location: Room 603
Contact Name: SECLE
Contact Phone: 202.274.4075
Contact Email: secle@wcl.american.edu
Posted On: 10/22/13

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