Rudy's Crew

March 2000
New Republic;03/13/2000, Vol. 222 Issue 11, p13
Criticizes the treatment of minorities by police officers in New York City, in consequence of the acquittal of four police officers accused in the shooting death of Amadou Diallo, an Afro-American. Opinion that similar individual lawsuits will not resolve the widespread problem; Skepticism of Mayor Rudy Giuliani's attitude toward 'stop and frisk' police conduct; Negative implications of the city's lowered crime rate; Suggestions to help protect minorities from aggressive police force.


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