The Story
12:10 pm
Thu April 4, 2013

Stop And Frisk On Trial In New York City

Photo of a stop and frisk
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Some New Yorkers have filed a federal lawsuit alleging that the New York City Police Department 's "Stop and Frisk" policy unfairly targets African Americans and Latinos. We hear from one of the young men behind the lawsuit, Nicholas Peart, who has been stopped by police three times.

Hear this interview on The Story's website. Also in this show: Radio Rookies reporters Ephraim Fromer and Temitayo Fagbenle interview Police Commissioner Raymond Kelly. And David Keller talks about teaching philosophy and values to students who are Mormon.

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