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What's the differece between the SCOTUS "vacating" and "reversing" a decision? 2 dariomax Yesterday Yesterday 2 187
Journalists sue St Louis County police over treatment during Ferguson protests 1 Eugene Yesterday Yesterday 2 166
Arizona governor vetoes bill aimed at shielding police names 0 Eugene Yesterday Yesterday 0 155
URGENT: The beating of a black man by the Inkster, MI police dept. 0 rladdi Monday Monday 3 217
Former Alabama officer charged with violating man's civil rights after beating 0 Eugene Friday Friday 1 191
This message was self-deleted by its author 0 Eugene Friday Friday 0 19
Airport pat-downs of black women's hairstyles discriminatory: ACLU 0 Eugene Thursday Thursday 2 268
Censorship vs. free speech on specialized license plates in Texas 1 mahatmakanejeeves Mar 24 Thursday 0 172
Ruth Bader Ginsburg Still Wants to Talk About Bongs 0 Panich52 Mar 24 Mar 24 0 227
Why Philadelphia police need reforms in wake of shootings 0 Eugene Mar 24 Mar 24 0 116
Chicago police use stop-and-frisk excessively: ACLU report 0 Eugene Mar 23 Mar 23 1 140
Wave of state bills would restrict public access to police body-camera footage 1 Eugene Mar 20 Mar 20 1 211
New York judge refuses to release Eric Garner grand jury documents 0 Eugene Mar 20 Mar 20 1 149
Chicago police commander resigns in wake of Homan Square revelations 0 Eugene Mar 20 Mar 20 0 193
Burma Jails New Zealander for ‘Insulting Buddhism’ in Facebook Post 1 mahatmakanejeeves Mar 18 Mar 18 0 212
U.S. review of San Diego police misconduct finds lax supervision 0 Eugene Mar 17 Mar 17 0 186
Alarming new Barbie stores kids' conversations 1 mahatmakanejeeves Mar 17 Mar 17 3 274
A question and why I avoid using terms like... 8 discntnt_irny_srcsm Mar 15 Mar 15 0 346
Madison: Federalist No. 46, on the makeup of the militia: 13 NYC_SKP Feb 11 Mar 13 1 563
US Senate committee advances cybersecurity bill in secret session 0 Eugene Mar 13 Mar 13 2 147
Alabama Republicans push bill to allow denial of marriages on basis of beliefs 3 Eugene Mar 5 Mar 11 2 279
Why expelled Oklahoma frat boys would have an ‘excellent chance’ in court 12 mahatmakanejeeves Mar 11 Mar 11 1 478
ACLU position on second amendment 4 jimmy the one Mar 11 Mar 11 0 253
Ferguson judge behind aggressive fines policy resigns as city's court system seized 0 Eugene Mar 10 Mar 10 1 206
Wikipedia to file lawsuit challenging mass surveillance by NSA 1 Eugene Mar 10 Mar 10 2 159
LA to Pay $50K to Detained Photographers and Teach Deputies That Photography is Not a Crime 0 mahatmakanejeeves Mar 9 Mar 9 2 223
Private police carry guns and make arrests, and their ranks are swelling 4 mahatmakanejeeves Mar 2 Mar 7 2 271
Electrical engineer tased at his housewarming party sues Madison County deputies 3 mahatmakanejeeves Mar 3 Mar 3 10 473
Justice Department to Fault Ferguson Police, Seeing Racial Bias in Traffic Stops 0 Eugene Mar 2 Mar 2 1 185
‘Shut Down Homan Square’: Anonymous, Black Lives Matter swarm Chicago police ‘black site’ 1 Man from Pickens Mar 1 Mar 1 3 269
Judge approves settlement allowing return of some Mexicans expelled from California 1 Eugene Mar 1 Mar 1 3 223
Chicago protesters demand probe of what they call police 'black site' 0 Eugene Mar 1 Mar 1 3 194
Chicagoans detail abusive confinement inside police 'black site' 0 Eugene Feb 28 Feb 28 5 273
A one-time foe takes on ‘religious liberty’ bills for gay-rights group 0 Panich52 Feb 23 Feb 23 3 291
Secrecy around police surveillance equipment proves a case’s undoing 1 mahatmakanejeeves Feb 23 Feb 23 4 278
New York school districts to stop asking about immigration status 0 Eugene Feb 19 Feb 19 1 220
Virginia bills that would curtail police powers create a ‘weird alliance’ 2 mahatmakanejeeves Feb 19 Feb 19 2 274
FBI really doesn’t want anyone to know about “stingray” use by local cops 1 friendly_iconoclast Feb 18 Feb 18 2 345
I don't believe our Constitution is sacred 4 ymetca Feb 2 Feb 17 1 373
Kansas Lawmakers Seek to Muzzle University Employees | Care2 Causes 1 Panich52 Feb 14 Feb 14 8 359
The Shocking 'Christian' Hate Mail Activists Received for Challenging Religious Indoctrination in th 5 Half-Century Man Feb 11 Feb 12 2 566
Washington state: Clark County's 'In God We Trust' motion shelved 2 mahatmakanejeeves Feb 11 Feb 12 1 351
Watch - Roy Moore says even SCOTUS can't make same-sex marriage legal 3 Panich52 Feb 11 Feb 11 1 408
Justice clarifies new limits on asset forfeiture involving local, state police 2 mahatmakanejeeves Feb 11 Feb 11 7 395
Ferguson, Missouri and second town accused of exploiting poor for profit 0 Eugene Feb 9 Feb 9 1 162
For once I agree with Rand Paul. I also don't think Loretta Lynch should be Attorney General 34 danriker Feb 5 Feb 8 21 1174
IRS took cash, asked questions later, report says 0 mahatmakanejeeves Feb 4 Feb 4 3 326
Seattle activist pepper-sprayed while talking on phone sues city and police 1 Eugene Jan 29 Jan 30 6 280
Obama must finally end NSA phone record collection, says privacy board 1 Eugene Jan 29 Jan 29 4 274
x-post from LBN: "Millions of cars tracked across US in 'massive' real-time DEA spy program" 1 friendly_iconoclast Jan 27 Jan 27 2 242
Sen Grassley thinks dumping CitizensUnited means Bill of Rights goes next 3 Panich52 Jan 27 Jan 27 9 361
Virginia: Fairfax SWAT team raids high stakes Great Falls poker game, seizes cash, terrifies players 1 mahatmakanejeeves Jan 27 Jan 27 2 373
I Was Arrested for Learning a Foreign Language. Today, I Have Some Closure. 18 friendly_iconoclast Jan 25 Jan 27 79 2255
The TSA Wants To Read Your Facebook Posts And Check Out Your Purchases Before It Will Approve You... 7 friendly_iconoclast Jan 26 Jan 27 7 631
Oklahoma fights gay marriage, LGBT in general 0 Panich52 Jan 26 Jan 26 1 215
Chicago proposes chokehold ban in wake of U.S. protests 4 Eugene Dec 2014 Jan 25 1 271
SCOTUS, 4th Amendment & traffic stops 3 Panich52 Jan 23 Jan 25 1 391
GOP shows true colos - eliminates .civil rights' 1 Panich52 Jan 24 Jan 25 3 356
Voter suppression should be unconstitutional 2 Panich52 Jan 23 Jan 23 2 313
California cops hope to expand facial recognition, “eCrime” head says 1 jakeXT Jan 22 Jan 22 0 237
Justice Department settles case after DEA set up fake Facebook page in woman's name 2 Eugene Jan 20 Jan 21 4 313
Protest Music Is Back - Di%khead American Cops (NSFW) 1 votesparks Nov 2014 Jan 10 1 376
Bets And Bullets: A Small-Time Gambler's Death By SWAT 0 mahatmakanejeeves Jan 7 Jan 7 2 286
Tennessee teen in trouble for saying 'bless you' after sneeze 14 exboyfil Aug 2014 Jan 7 1 1091
Judicial Ethics education - you can tune in if you're curious ... 0 rewinn Jan 3 Jan 3 0 295
ACLU accuses NSA of using holiday lull to ‘minimise impact’ of documents 0 Eugene Dec 2014 Dec 2014 4 316
Happy Birthday, Bill of Rights, ratified on this day in 1791 4 mahatmakanejeeves Dec 2014 Dec 2014 4 459
Decadeslong Arrest Wave Vexes Employers 0 question everything Dec 2014 Dec 2014 4 394
For Eric, For Michael, well, here's another name for you to add... Freddy 0 Dr. Xavier Dec 2014 Dec 2014 4 772
Unarmed People of Color Killed by Police, 1999-2014 0 mahatmakanejeeves Dec 2014 Dec 2014 4 248
Racial profiling will still be allowed at airports, along border despite new policy 0 Eugene Dec 2014 Dec 2014 1 192
Utah agrees to drop parts of disputed 2011 immigration law 0 Eugene Nov 2014 Nov 2014 3 198
Oklahoma school district rejects Hobby Lobby-backed bible class 0 mahatmakanejeeves Nov 2014 Nov 2014 4 277
ROTC program under review amid religion-based challenges 3 mahatmakanejeeves Nov 2014 Nov 2014 1 297
D.C. Council votes to overhaul asset forfeiture, give property owners new rights 0 mahatmakanejeeves Nov 2014 Nov 2014 4 233
Killings by Utah police outpacing gang, drug, child-abuse homicides 4 Man from Pickens Nov 2014 Nov 2014 3 579
How ‘aggressive and abusive tactics’ by police put an innocent man through 2 murder trials 0 shockedcanadian Nov 2014 Nov 2014 0 239
Understanding the psychology of police misconduct 3 JonLP24 Nov 2014 Nov 2014 2 728
Hero cop protects and serves another satisfied customer (Ferguson) 2 Man from Pickens Nov 2014 Nov 2014 1 496
Prisoner's rights 2 xrayvision2005 May 2012 Nov 2014 1 797
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