NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) – A federal appeals court has refused to toss out court rulings finding that New York City carried out its police stop-and-frisk policy in a discriminatory manner.
The 2nd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals ruled Friday. Last month, an appeals panel had suspended the effects of a lower-court ruling.READ MORE: NYPD Looking For 2 Suspects After 3 Subway Riders Slashed Within Minutes In Lower Manhattan
The city had argued that the panel’s decision to remove federal Judge Shira Scheindlin meant it should also nullify her rulings.