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Lessons from Baltimore

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The death of Freddie Gray while in police custody has started a wide‐​ranging debate about policing and poverty in American cities. Does Congress need to spend more money on jobs programs and police body cameras? Should the Department of Justice sue the City of Baltimore for a pattern and practice of civil rights violations? Are better policy options available?

Featuring
Tim Lynch
Adjunct Scholar and Former Director, Project on Criminal Justice