The Good, the Bad, and the Loophole of New York City's New Police Search Law
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New procedures attempting to promote accountability and transparency in the New York Police Department (NYPD) went into effect today. The new system was detailed in the Right to Know law, which the New York City Council passed in December. While criminal justice reformers have praised the act, it's unclear whether it will accomplish as much as it promises.

The Right to Know Act set new requirements for certain sorts of police interactions. When police stop a person "suspected of criminal...

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