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Stop and search 'race discrimination' claim fails

Stop and search 'race discrimination' claim fails

Disproportionate searching of BME people does not make power discriminatory, High Court says.

Date - 5th February 2014
By - Jack Sommers - Police Oracle
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A legal challenge to the Metropolitan Police’s use of stop and search - launched on the basis that black people are disproportionately likely to be subject to the measure - has been rejected.Ann Juliette Roberts brought the judicial review of...
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