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PREVIOUS: "Stop and frisk" is an ineffective policy.

Thomas Kim and Alex Grass were this month's live debate winners, arguing against the motion.  While admitting that stop and frisk is not a perfect solution, they showcased its proven ability to reduce crime through compelling statistics and historical analysis.

Yousef Zakaria and Udit Gami, arguing for the motion, cited landmark cases and data that expose stop and frisk's propensity to abuse power and target racial minority groups.  They proposed an alternative solution to asses individual threats based on information already aggregated online.