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One of the first times Nicholas Peart was stopped and frisked by the NYPD was on his 18th birthday. How can he explain the Stop and Frisk policy to his two younger brothers?
The Center for Constituional Rights, a legal and educational organisation committed to the creative use of law as a positive force for social change, represented Nicholas Peart in a successful class action suit against New York City’s Stop and Frisk policy.
Center for Constitutional Rights is a grantee of Atlantic’s Reconciliation & Human Rights programme in the United States, which funds efforts to address the links between race and criminal justice and help to reduce racial inequality.