In his Civil Rights and Civil Liberties column, Christopher Dunn, the associate legal director of the New York Civil Liberties Union, writes that as criticism of the NYPD's stop-and-frisk program has grown in recent months, Mayor Michael Bloomberg and Commissioner Raymond Kelly increasingly have sought to justify the program by asserting it prevents gun violence by recovering illegal weapons or deterring people from carrying them.
Stop-and-Frisk, Guns, and the Supreme Court
New York Law Journal
August 15, 2012
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