"Legal system is biased"

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Hall and Gilroy, writing in the late 70s and early 80s, argued that young black men were no more criminal than whites, and that the legal system is biased. In his 1994 study of the RDU Chambliss shows the negative labelling of black men in the US. 

Since this research, a number of more recent studies have been written which argue the same thing. Philips and Bowling argue that the UK criminal

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