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Posted by: Stacey Shrader Joslin on Jan 10, 2017

Nashville police and the critics of their traffic stops remained at odds during and after a specially called meeting Monday at Metro Council chambers, Nashville Public Radio reports. The session featured testimony by the criminal justice reform group Gideon’s Army, which authored a study showing that Nashville police disproportionately stop and search the vehicles of black drivers. Police representatives offered no direct rebuttal to the findings and made no promises of reform.