RT America -- June 21, 2016
Police can use evidence obtained from illegal stops ‒ SCOTUS
In a 5-3 decision, the Supreme Court ruled that evidence of a crime obtained through unlawful means can still be used in a court of law. Is this ruling a violation of American’s Fourth Amendment rights? RT America’s Manuel Rapalo reports on the case and how it may disproportionately impact minorities in the United States.
Guilty until proven innocent? Russian athletes will be individually evaluated for Rio Olympics
The International Olympic Committee says Russian athletes will be evaluated individually to determine their eligibility to compete in the 2016 Rio Olympic Games. A blanket ban was upheld against the Russian track and field team. The majority of Russian athletes are not alleged to have doped, so is it fair to for all Russian athletes to be subjected to this evaluation? Legal and media analyst, Lionel of Lionel Media joins RT America’s Manila Chan and asks “why should any country, any group, be forced to disprove an allegation not based on evidence?”