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Did the NYPD's Spying on Muslims Violate the Law?

Last August, the Associated Press launched a series detailing how the New York Police Department has extensively investigated Muslims in New York and other states, including preparing reports on mosques and Muslim-owned businesses, apparently without any suspicion of crimes being committed.
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New York Muslims Mount Legal Challenge To Rampant NYPD Surveillance

US Politics / Liberal : Think Progress (2 years ago)

Just as the trial is wrapping up in one major challenge to New York Police Department practices, another is ramping up. In the wake of Associated Press reports that NYPD engages in aggressive spying of Muslims, the New York Civil Li... Read Post

Judge Dismisses Lawsuit Against NYPD Spying, Argues Associated Press Caused Muslims to Suffer

US Politics / Liberal : Firedoglake (11 months ago)

A lawsuit alleging the New York Police Department’s surveillance programs had involved discrimination because the department targeted Muslims at mosques, schools and restaurants in New Jersey was dismissed by a federal judge. Read Post

NYPD Investigating Newark Muslim Community: Are We Not Americans, Too?

US Politics / Liberal : Blue Jersey (3 years ago)

promoted by Rosi The Star-Ledger reported last week that in mid to late 2007, the New York Police Department (NYPD) conducted extensive surveillance of Newark Muslim based businesses and mosques. The sad part of this poster child fo... Read Post

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