City urged restrain cops, obey TN traffic law, avoid abusing minorities

print A chronic abuse by Tennessee’s white establishment against minorities is the enforcement of traffic laws against people who are not subject to those statutes. A disproportionately large body of victims of state action are African-Americans, the poor and aliens who are swept into Hamilton County’s jails and courts. By David Tulis / Chattanooga News-Chronicle I have undertaken a ground-floor legal reform project to end an oppression under the driver license statute. It involves making report to Chattanooga and the county of the limits of traffic law enforcement against private users of the road. Key in my notice to Hamilton … Continue reading City urged restrain cops, obey TN traffic law, avoid abusing minorities