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EXCLUSIVE: Shop-and-frisk victim feels 'much better' after $525K Barneys fine

NEW YORK –  “It made me feel much better, like actually on top of them about something.”

That was Trayon Christian’s reaction  to New York State Attorney General Eric Schneiderman’s announcement Monday morning that the state had fined Barneys $525 million after investigators found that the store had indeed profiled black and Latino shoppers. 365 more words

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Retailer Barneys signs $525,000 settlement in racial profiling case

NEW YORK (AP) – The upscale retailer Barneys has agreed to pay $525,000 to settle allegations of racial profiling at its Madison Avenue flagship store. 83 more words

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EXCLUSIVE: City blames teen for 'shop-and-frisk' arrest at Barneys

NEW YORK (PIX11) – The city is placing blame in the unlawful “shop and frisk” arrest of Trayon Christian on Christian himself, according to new legal documents attained by PIX11 News. 624 more words

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Shoplifting Charges Dismissed For Pakistani Macy's Customer Who Claimed Profiling

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) — A Pakistani shopper who said she was unfairly profiled and falsely accused of stealing jewelry at Macy’s flagship Herald Square store got the charges dismissed Wednesday, when prosecutors dropped a case that arose amid similar complaints about store security guards targeting minorities. 618 more words

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