Law Forum : Mississippi’s richest county uses police checkpoints to enforce segregation, lawsuit claims

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    ... “[T]he roadblocks end where the white people start.” :facepalm:
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    Mississippi’s richest county uses police checkpoints to enforce segregation, lawsuit claims
    The rights abridgments of Madison County

    Madison County, Mississippi, is among the most segregated places in America. Past court decisions have made note of its “racial isolation” and “confluence of…geography and demography.”

    Part of the reason the state’s wealthiest county remains so divided, according to a new class-action lawsuit filed Monday, is that county leaders want it that way — and are willing to use local law enforcement to enforce an unofficial cordon around the county’s roughly 40,000 black residents ...

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    Mississippi’s richest county uses police checkpoints to enforce segregation, lawsuit claims

    The rights abridgments of Madison County.
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    Mississippi African Americans besieged by illegal searches, ACLU lawsuit says
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    Law Forum : - Mississippi African Americans besieged by illegal searches, ACLU lawsuit says

    Rights group paints devastating picture of systematic racial discrimination by the sheriff’s department of Madison County in a federal court complaint...
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    ACLU sues Mississippi sheriff over alleged excessive force, racial profiling

    ... Those are just a few examples of what the ACLU claims are the acts of a police agency out of control in central Mississippi.
    The ACLU this week filed a federal class-action lawsuit against the Madison County Sheriff's Department, claiming deputies routinely used excessive force and a variety of unconstitutional tactics to target black people ...

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    ACLU sues Mississippi sheriff over alleged excessive force, racial profiling

    The ACLU has filed a federal class-action lawsuit against the Madison County Sheriff's Department, claiming deputies routinely used excessive force and a variety of unconstitutional tactics to target black people.
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    Thank you Clyde C Coger Jr

    I heard on the news this morning that Texas has a new immigration law that will be discriminatory.

    Looks like they are all going back to their roots.

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    Without a doubt Sister Destee, true colors are now surfacing more than ever, and, its gonna get worst unless the liberal social movement, among other moving pieces, eject the culprit(s) from the White/Black House.

    But here's the good news, it wont be long before they are in :dblock:
    ... yup!

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