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'The right of the poor to an abundance of everything' - Fergus O'Connor
4 Apr
Just found out that I am cited in a *highly misleading* way in the #SewellReport. It uses my research to try to argue that stop and search is an effective way of reducing drug-related crime. I hope our abstract speaks for itself...

The intellectual dishonesty is astonishing.
Thanks to @AlexStevensKent for uncovering this amongst a litany of other misleading citations and distortions of evidence:
I'm sure my coauthors @pkquinton and @ben1971b will be just as surprised as I was. You can see how our research is misreported on page 160 here…
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