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Is Data Hoarding Necessary For Lawful Surveillance?

Joan Feigenbaum | Posted 06.19.2014 | Politics
Joan Feigenbaum

One essential question has received little attention: Is amassing mountains of privacy-sensitive "metadata" technically necessary for effective, lawful electronic tracking and surveillance of legitimate targets? The answer is emphatically no.

Stop And Frisk Is A Huge Problem In Newark

Posted 02.25.2014 | Black Voices

New data examined by the American Civil Liberties Union of New Jersey reveals that stop and frisk is more than 10 times as common in Newark as it is i...

First Stop-And-Frisk Lawsuit Filed

AP | Posted 10.30.2013 | New York

NEW YORK — A New York City man who claims he was falsely arrested under the police department's stop and frisk practice has filed a lawsuit. It...

This Is What Happens When I Don't Tweet About Tacos (Expanded Thoughts on a Few of My Tweets)

Kal Penn | Posted 10.15.2013 | Politics
Kal Penn

It was a mistake to try to casually engage in 140 characters with folks who I thought understood my background and beliefs; instead, folks misunderstood this as a strong advocation of something entirely different. I feel terrible about that and am sorry.

Stop-And-Frisk Ruling Draws Scrutiny Of Quinn

The Huffington Post | Posted 08.12.2013 | New York

Democratic New York City mayoral candidates applauded a landmark stop-and-frisk decision Monday, hailing Judge Shira Scheindlin's call for a federal ...

Should Cops Wear Body Cameras?

Newsday | Posted 07.21.2013 | New York

The judge overseeing a challenge to NYPD stop-and-frisk tactics said she was "intrigued" by the idea of requiring the police to use body cameras that ...

Kelly: Ending Stop-And-Frisk Will Cost Lives

| Posted 01.11.2013 | New York

By Jill Colvin, DNAinfo Reporter/Producer UPPER EAST SIDE — Police Commissioner Ray Kelly had ominous words for any mayoral contender looking to ...

Judge Orders Controversial Stop-And-Frisk Policy In Bronx Building To Halt Immediately

The Huffington Post | Inae Oh | Posted 01.09.2013 | New York

In a blow to the NYPD's controversial use of stop-and-frisks, a federal judge has ordered an "immediate cease" to some police stops conducted under "O...

As Numbers Rise, Stop-And-Frisk Gains Political Spotlight

AP | JENNIFER PELTZ and COLLEEN LONG | Posted 12.16.2012 | New York

NEW YORK — After more than a decade of complaints, the New York Police Department's practice of stopping and frisking people on the streets has ...

'Stop And Frisk' Polarizes New York City

Reuters | Posted 09.01.2012 | Black Voices

(Repeats story from earlier Tuesday) * Civil rights advocates call the NYPD policy racial profiling * Defenders see a public-safety tool * Stops di...