Racial Profiling in Germany Court Rules Against Police Checks Based on Skin Color

Skin color alone is insufficient grounds for a police spot check, a German court has ruled. Human rights activists have welcomed the decision, which overturns a previous ruling in the case, but police representatives are critical, stating it doesn't adequately address the challenges faced by law enforcement.
Skin color is no longer an adequate reason for German police to check a person's identity papers.

Skin color is no longer an adequate reason for German police to check a person's identity papers.

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kla - with wire reports