NYC Seeks Stay On Judge's Stop-And-Frisk Ruling

Law360, Los Angeles (August 27, 2013, 9:21 PM EDT) -- Attorneys for the city of New York have asked a federal judge to stay injunctive relief ordered earlier this month related to the police department’s anti-street crime tactic known as stop-and-frisk until an appeal is heard, according to a letter to the judge filed Tuesday.

The filing comes more than two weeks after the Manhattan federal judge told the New York City Police Department to fix its stop-and-frisk program, ruling the department's current methods violate the constitutional rights of blacks and Hispanics who most often are...
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