Eleanor Bumpurs

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    August 15, 2012

    The NYPD's Poor Judgment With the Mentally Ill

    Shereese Francis was in mental distress. After police arrived, she was dead.

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    August 19, 2003

    A Seven-Year Ricochet

    With an Eye Lost, a Police Shooting Victim Waits for Justice

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    January 15, 2002

    Faded Rage

    As a Divided Community Begins to Forget, a Court Reopens Old Wounds in Crown Heights

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    February 27, 2001

    One Good Cop

    Retiring NYPD Detective Bill Jackson Was No Ordinary Policeman—He Even Rescued Al Sharpton and Me From a Jewish Mob

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    October 17, 2000

    Why Blacks Shouldn't Vote for Hillary

    An African American Reporter Comes to Terms With a Taboo Subject

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    February 29, 2000

    The Fire This Time

    Animosity and Fear Follow the Verdict

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    May 18, 1999


    Unrepentant, Pale-faced, All-American Manhood at the Louima Trial

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    March 9, 1999

    It Takes a Woman

    Amadou's mother's plea to Hillary