nyc’s stop and frisk doesn’t lead to finding illegal guns, it leads to …

“While possession of a small amount of marijuana (less than 25 grams) has been decriminalized in New York State since 1977, more than 50,000 people were arrested in New York City for “possessing or burning marijuana in public view” in 2011 (largely the result of the City’s controversial stop-and-frisk practices that recorded almost 700,000 stop-and-frisks last year alone).”

http://www.racismreview.com/blog/category/new-jim-crow/

the stop and frisk procedure, which targets black and latino youth, finds and renders public marijuana – bingo –

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