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Report highlights disparity in license suspensions

Rates higher in ZIP codes with highest concentrations of poverty, people of color

A new report from the Racial Justice Project at New York Law School shows that people of color statewide are disproportionately stopped, ticketed, arrested, charged and convicted for traffic violations and driving on a suspended license. “As millions of New Yorkers have experienced, a traffic ticket can be the start of a devastating chain of events,” ...