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Study: Illinois Minority Drivers Ticketed, Searched More Often Than Whites

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (CBS) — The long-held belief by some that “driving while black” will make you more likely to get a ticket appears to have some truth to it, at least in Illinois. As WBBM […]

CBS Chicago–07/14/2011

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Police ‘Badger Stops’ Challenged In Indiana

The legality of police systematically stopping drivers for traffic offenses, then searching vehicles, could go before the Indiana Supreme Court.