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|A teenager trying to get into his apartment after school is confronted by police. A man leaving his workplace chooses a different route back home to avoid officers who roam a particular street.
These and hundreds of thousands of other Americans in big cities have been stopped by police using a practice called stop-and-frisk that alarms civil libertarians but is credited by authorities with helping to reduce crime.
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