RAPE CASE RAISES SPECTRE OF RACIAL PROFILING IN COLORADO

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http://www.latimes.com/news/nationworld/nation/la-na-racial1aug01235433,1,4101251.story?coll=la-headlines-nation From 1988 through 1990, Eagle County, Colorado, sheriff's deputies stopped 402 black and Latino drivers and passengers on suspicion of drug smuggling. Many of the motorists alleged they were coerced into consenting to searches, although none was ever arrested or ticketed for any drug offense. The American Civil Liberties Union filed a class-action suit on behalf of the motorists, claiming . . .

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