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Resource ID: #21381
Subject: Racial Profiling
Source: Seattle Times
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Date: January 5

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The investigation shows that state troopers pull over white and minority drivers at the same rate. But once pulled over, minorities are searched more than twice as often as whites. The causes of the disparity range "from the benign to racial profiling by enough troopers to skew the numbers".

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