Ferguson's Fault Lines

Ferguson's Fault Lines

The Race Quake That Rocked A Nation

Paperback - 2016
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In almost every highly publicized case of police using deadly force and killing unarmed individuals, the person killed was an African American male. These incidents have caused dramatic erosion in public confidence in the justice system and America s promise of equal treatment under the law. Minority communities lack confidence in our judicial system. First, we must recognize our own biases. We all have them. No one is exempt. The biggest challenge, however, is to figure out what we do once we recognize them. For those working in the justice system, from police to prosecutors and judges, and yes, even public defenders, the consequences have broad, far-reaching, and sometimes even fatal consequences."
Publisher: Chicago, Illinois : American Bar Association, Section of State and Local Government Law, [2016]
Edition: First edition.
ISBN: 9781634253727
1634253728
Branch Call Number: 363.2308996
Characteristics: xxiii, 276 pages, 8 pages of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 23 cm

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