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The Color of Crime

@inproceedings{Russell1998TheCO,
  title={The Color of Crime},
  author={Katheryn K. Russell},
  year={1998}
}
justice. The legal evolution from the slave codes to the Black codes to Jim Crow legislation, establish a clear link to the operation of today's criminal justice system. This chapter concludes with a list of six principles that are minimally required for a racially-fair criminal justice system. Perhaps most problematic in the current system, is the question of whether their are adequate checks and balances that mitigate against racial bias in the legal system. "Racial Discr imina tion or… Expand
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