Let Stop-and-Frisk Reform Move Forward (Huffington Post)

This week, three judges on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit, Judges José A. Cabranes, John M. Walker, Jr., and Barrington D. Parker, Jr., are once again hearing oral argument in the long-running legal battle over the New York Police Department’s stop-and-frisk practices. With New York City voters having delivered a decisive mandate for stop-and-frisk reform in last year’s mayoral election, it is time for the Second Circuit to permit the reform process to move forward without any further delay.

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NEWSLETTER: AALS Section on Law and South Asian Studies, Summer 2014

AALSMany thanks to Prof. Priya Gupta (Southwestern Law School) for preparing the first newsletter for the Section on Law and South Asian Studies of the Association of American Law Schools. The newsletter features a variety of updates, including details on the call for papers for the section’s program for the 2015 AALS Annual Meeting, updates on new scholarship of potential interest to section members, and other announcements.

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