The Wenatchee World

Weather:

Weather

The latest extended forecast from The Weather Channel

Remove this weather forecast

Today

Hi73° Mostly Sunny

Tonight

Lo50° Mostly Cloudy and Breezy then Partly Cloudy

Friday

Hi67° Mostly Sunny

Friday Night

Lo49° Partly Cloudy

Saturday

Hi69° Mostly Sunny then Slight Chance Showers

Saturday Night

Lo51° Mostly Cloudy

Sunday

Hi72° Partly Sunny

Sunday Night

Lo53° Partly Cloudy

Memorial Day

Hi75° Mostly Sunny

Monday Night

Lo53° Mostly Clear

NYC stop-frisk ruling halted by appeals court

Send to Kindle
Print This

NEW YORK — A federal appeals court block of a judge’s ruling that found the New York Police Department’s stop-and-frisk policy discriminated against minorities may be short lived, depending on the outcome of next week’s mayoral election.

The 2nd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals said Thursday that the ruling by U.S. District Judge Shira A. Scheindlin would be on hold pending the outcome of an appeal by the city, a fight that could be dropped if Democrat Bill de Blasio, who is leading the polls by 39 points, has his way.

View my options or Sign in