Scheindlin Rejects City Bid for Stay in Stop and Frisk

, New York Law Journal

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Southern District Judge Shira Scheindlin said the city had little chance of success at the circuit, because "the only action required of the City to date is attendance at meetings with the monitor," and that hundreds of thousands of people subject to unconstitutional stops would suffer "irreparable harm" had she issued a stay.

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  • JOSE D

    THE STOP AND FRISK TARGETS BLACKS AND HISPANICS ??? THEY COMMIT 95 % OF THE CRIMES DUH. WHO SHOULD COPS TARGET ?? WHITES ?? CHINESE ?? ESKIMOS ??? JAPANESES ??? THE RULING IS A JOKE SHE GOT TO BE A LIBERAL JUDGE......I HAPPEN TO BE HISPANIC AND I KNOW FOR A FACT THAT BLACKS AND HISPANICS COMMIT MOST OF THE CRIMES AND I STRONGLY SUPPORT THE STOP AND FRISK

    TAKE THE TRAYVON MARTIN PARENTS TRYING TO END THE STAND YOUR GROUND LAW , THE STAND YOUR GROUND LAW FAVORS AND HELP GANG THUGS VICTIMS...IT SEND A MESSAGE TO GANG THUGS, DON'T ROB ME OR MY HOME...THOSE WHO ARE AGAINST THE STAND YOUR GROUND LAW ARE ON THE SIDE OF THE GANG THUGS. GEORGE ZIMMERMAN DID NOT USE THE STAND YOUR GROUND LAW, IT SHOULDN'T BE AN ISSUE. THE MARTIN FAMILY LOOKING FOR MORE CASH ????? SAD AND SHAMEFUL.

  • JOSE D

    THE STOP AND FRISK TARGETS BLACKS AND HISPANICS ??? THEY COMMIT 95 % OF THE CRIMES DUH. WHO SHOULD COPS TARGET ?? WHITES ?? CHINESE ?? ESKIMOS ??? JAPANESES ??? THE RULING IS A JOKE SHE GOT TO BE A LIBERAL JUDGE......I HAPPEN TO BE HISPANIC AND I KNOW FOR A FACT THAT BLACKS AND HISPANICS COMMIT MOST OF THE CRIMES AND I STRONGLY SUPPORT THE STOP AND FRISK

    TAKE THE TRAYVON MARTIN PARENTS TRYING TO END THE STAND YOUR GROUND LAW , THE STAND YOUR GROUND LAW FAVORS AND HELP GANG THUGS VICTIMS...IT SEND A MESSAGE TO GANG THUGS, DON'T ROB ME OR MY HOME...THOSE WHO ARE AGAINST THE STAND YOUR GROUND LAW ARE ON THE SIDE OF THE GANG THUGS. GEORGE ZIMMERMAN DID NOT USE THE STAND YOUR GROUND LAW, IT SHOULDN'T BE AN ISSUE. THE MARTIN FAMILY LOOKING FOR MORE CASH ????? SAD AND SHAMEFUL.

  • JOSE D

    BAD RULING ON HER PART. SHE IS OBVIOUSLY A LIBERAL JUDGE.

  • Brandt

    “Stop and Frisk” is a breach of civil rights for anyone stopped, regardless of their race. The actions and abuse by the NYPD are filling the very definition of a “Police State” where citizens are under never ending scrutiny in order for cops meet a quota designed to turn profits. You can read much more about our Justice System running amok and how they’ve violated civil liberties across the country in the name of the almighty dollar at http://dregstudiosart.blogspot.com/2012/08/the-privatized-police-state.html

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