Suffolk in the City: Controversial Halloween costumes

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October 27, 2011, 8:38 am
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(NECN) - Halloween is a time to dress up and let loose for most adults. But some say the day of mimic is going too far.

New costumes are meant to look like Casey Anthony or Moammar Gadhafi, and some even stereotype different ethnic backgrounds.

Do the popular costumes of today's society push the envelope too far? Suffolk in the City Student Reporter Katie Sampson hit the streets of Boston to find out what locals had to say.

Watch the attached video for more.

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