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New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg and NYPD Commissioner Ray Kelly, left to right. Photo courtesy of Flickr/Azipaybarah
Crime

A Roundup of Our Best Posts on Stop-and-Frisk

Posted August 13, 2013 by Kelly Virella

Here are the best three posts we’ve written on stop-and-frisk and racial profiling over the past two years, including some original investigative journalism.

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NYPD make an arrest. Photo courtesy of Flick/Diacritical
NYC Politics

Text of Court Ruling Ordering Changes to Stop-and-Frisk

Posted August 13, 2013 by Kelly Virella

This is the court ruling that orders the NYPD to stop racially profiling people under its stop-and-frisk program

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NYC Politics

3 State Assembly Candidates Vie to Fill Hakeem Jeffries’s Shoes

Posted September 10, 2012 by Kelly Virella

Brooklyn has an important election Thursday, September 13, that will decide who will fill the assembly seat left vacant by Hakeem Jeffries.

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NYC Politics

NYC Congresswoman Thinks Brooklyn Had Slaves in 1898

Posted September 6, 2012 by Kelly Virella

It all started when Stephen Colbert asked her what she would say to Brooklynites if she could go back in a time machine to 1898.

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Shirley Huntley. Photo Courtesy NYS Senate.
NYC Politics

Black State Senator Indicted in Connection With Fraud

Posted August 28, 2012 by Kelly Virella

Her supporters are shocked and some are suspicious of investigator’s motives.

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