Court says black males searched in police sweep at New York College can sue for damages

December 1996
Jet;12/09/96, Vol. 91 Issue 4, p25
Reports that the New York State Supreme Court ruled that black males who were searched in a 1992 police sweep at New York College can sue the state for damages from alleged violations of their constitutional rights. The sweep done in an attempt to find the suspect in an assault case; Information about black students provided on a list from the school; Apologies from the school.


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