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  MSNBC unveils new series on race and crime

Presumed guilty: Why is there no punishment for racial profiling?

Twenty-five states have passed legislation to discourage racial profiling but only 12 of those actually ban it. States that penalize police found guilty of profiling? Five. Full story

Florida protesters demand legislation inspired by Trayvon Martin death

  Melanie Andrade, Florida A&M chapter president of the Dream Defenders, who has been protesting at the Florida capitol since the not-guilty verdict was read in the trial of George Zimmerman, talks with Melissa Harris-Perry about the components of the protest group's proposed "Trayvon Martin Act."

Cardin: Racial profiling doesn't add to good police work, alienates communities

  Sen. Ben Cardin, D-Md., joins Ari Melber to discuss his proposed bill that would outlaw racial profiling at the federal level.

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Rep: Obama’s speech on race mirrors that of black men

Arizona sheriff Arpaio says he will appeal racial profiling ruling


  Defining Trayvon Martin’s legacy

Aisha Moodie-Mills from The Center for American Progress Action Fund and The Washington Post’s Clinton Yates join Ari Melber to discuss the issues on race relations that Americans are reflecting on after the George Zimmerman verdict.

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