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Supreme Court To Decide Anti-Loitering Ordinance

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Supreme Court To Decide Anti-Loitering Ordinance

Supreme Court To Decide Anti-Loitering Ordinance

Supreme Court To Decide Anti-Loitering Ordinance

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— NPR's Cheryl Corley reports that the U.S. Supreme Court has agreed to decide whether a Chicago anti-loitering ordinance aimed at reducing gang crime is constitutional. An Illinois court struck down the ordinance as overly restrictive. The law allows a police officer to clear an area if he or she reasonably believes someone in the group is a street gang member.