Will stop-and-frisk ruling have any effect on the mayoral election?

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As it is in any major election year, it feels like the campaigning has been going on for years. We’ve heard all the arguments, absorbed all the political rhetoric. We’ve weighed all the all the issues. And now, it’s time to decide. On Tuesday, New Yorkers will elect their 109th mayor.

In a shocking decision, an appeals court rebuffed Judge Shira Scheindlin’s stop-and-frisk ruling and removed her from the case.

Will this decision have any effect on Tuesday’s election?