One Officer, Scores of Tickets and a Familiar Racial Disparity

One Officer, Scores of Tickets and a Familiar Racial Disparity

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It was just before 9 a.m. one day last July, and Noemi Martinez was on her way from one job interview to the next, running to catch a bus on Atlantic Boulevard in Jacksonville, Fla. Sprinklers from a nearby nursery were showering water onto the broken sidewalk in front of her, so Martinez walked out into the shoulder of Lee Road and pressed on.

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