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Lawsuits brought against NYC for forcing arrested Muslim women remove hijabs...

Lawsuits brought against New York City by several Muslim women in the last few months, which claim their constitutional rights were violated when they were forced to remove their hijabs while in police custody, have raised debates about measures to protect religious freedom in public and private institutions.

NYPD surveillance of political activism questioned

May 27, 2014 Several groups plan to file a formal complaint on Tuesday seeking an audit of the New York Police Department’s intelligence gathering operations,...

Muslims and the N.Y.P.D.

May 25, 2014 New York City’s police commissioner, William Bratton, made the right decision last month when he said he would disband a unit used...

NYPD’s new spying outrage: Innocent Muslims treated worse than guilty bankers

When "Arabic-sounding" names are automatically suspicious — but financial crimes are ignored — here's the result Stop your car to help a woman who appears...