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Title of discussion thread Replies Author Start time Last reply Recs Views
Airport pat-downs of black women's hairstyles discriminatory: ACLU 0 Eugene 1 hr ago 1 hr ago 1 99
Censorship vs. free speech on specialized license plates in Texas 1 mahatmakanejeeves Tuesday 15 hrs ago 0 140
Ruth Bader Ginsburg Still Wants to Talk About Bongs 0 Panich52 Tuesday Tuesday 0 202
Why Philadelphia police need reforms in wake of shootings 0 Eugene Tuesday Tuesday 0 103
Chicago police use stop-and-frisk excessively: ACLU report 0 Eugene Monday Monday 1 124
Wave of state bills would restrict public access to police body-camera footage 1 Eugene Friday Friday 1 194
New York judge refuses to release Eric Garner grand jury documents 0 Eugene Friday Friday 1 137
Chicago police commander resigns in wake of Homan Square revelations 0 Eugene Friday Friday 0 180
Burma Jails New Zealander for ‘Insulting Buddhism’ in Facebook Post 1 mahatmakanejeeves Mar 18 Mar 18 0 198
U.S. review of San Diego police misconduct finds lax supervision 0 Eugene Mar 17 Mar 17 0 168
Alarming new Barbie stores kids' conversations 1 mahatmakanejeeves Mar 17 Mar 17 3 267
A question and why I avoid using terms like... 8 discntnt_irny_srcsm Mar 15 Mar 15 0 336
Madison: Federalist No. 46, on the makeup of the militia: 13 NYC_SKP Feb 11 Mar 13 1 529
US Senate committee advances cybersecurity bill in secret session 0 Eugene Mar 13 Mar 13 2 139
Alabama Republicans push bill to allow denial of marriages on basis of beliefs 3 Eugene Mar 5 Mar 11 2 270
Why expelled Oklahoma frat boys would have an ‘excellent chance’ in court 12 mahatmakanejeeves Mar 11 Mar 11 1 471
ACLU position on second amendment 4 jimmy the one Mar 11 Mar 11 0 246
Ferguson judge behind aggressive fines policy resigns as city's court system seized 0 Eugene Mar 10 Mar 10 1 200
Wikipedia to file lawsuit challenging mass surveillance by NSA 1 Eugene Mar 10 Mar 10 2 147
LA to Pay $50K to Detained Photographers and Teach Deputies That Photography is Not a Crime 0 mahatmakanejeeves Mar 9 Mar 9 2 214
Private police carry guns and make arrests, and their ranks are swelling 4 mahatmakanejeeves Mar 2 Mar 7 2 261
Electrical engineer tased at his housewarming party sues Madison County deputies 3 mahatmakanejeeves Mar 3 Mar 3 10 468
Justice Department to Fault Ferguson Police, Seeing Racial Bias in Traffic Stops 0 Eugene Mar 2 Mar 2 1 179
‘Shut Down Homan Square’: Anonymous, Black Lives Matter swarm Chicago police ‘black site’ 1 Man from Pickens Mar 1 Mar 1 3 261
Judge approves settlement allowing return of some Mexicans expelled from California 1 Eugene Mar 1 Mar 1 3 212
Chicago protesters demand probe of what they call police 'black site' 0 Eugene Mar 1 Mar 1 3 189
Chicagoans detail abusive confinement inside police 'black site' 0 Eugene Feb 28 Feb 28 5 262
A one-time foe takes on ‘religious liberty’ bills for gay-rights group 0 Panich52 Feb 23 Feb 23 3 285
Secrecy around police surveillance equipment proves a case’s undoing 1 mahatmakanejeeves Feb 23 Feb 23 4 270
New York school districts to stop asking about immigration status 0 Eugene Feb 19 Feb 19 1 214
Virginia bills that would curtail police powers create a ‘weird alliance’ 2 mahatmakanejeeves Feb 19 Feb 19 2 268
FBI really doesn’t want anyone to know about “stingray” use by local cops 1 friendly_iconoclast Feb 18 Feb 18 2 337
I don't believe our Constitution is sacred 4 ymetca Feb 2 Feb 17 1 367
Kansas Lawmakers Seek to Muzzle University Employees | Care2 Causes 1 Panich52 Feb 14 Feb 14 8 346
The Shocking 'Christian' Hate Mail Activists Received for Challenging Religious Indoctrination in th 5 Half-Century Man Feb 11 Feb 12 2 536
Washington state: Clark County's 'In God We Trust' motion shelved 2 mahatmakanejeeves Feb 11 Feb 12 1 343
Watch - Roy Moore says even SCOTUS can't make same-sex marriage legal 3 Panich52 Feb 11 Feb 11 1 399
Justice clarifies new limits on asset forfeiture involving local, state police 2 mahatmakanejeeves Feb 11 Feb 11 7 381
Ferguson, Missouri and second town accused of exploiting poor for profit 0 Eugene Feb 9 Feb 9 1 158
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 1159
IRS took cash, asked questions later, report says 0 mahatmakanejeeves Feb 4 Feb 4 3 315
Seattle activist pepper-sprayed while talking on phone sues city and police 1 Eugene Jan 29 Jan 30 6 264
Obama must finally end NSA phone record collection, says privacy board 1 Eugene Jan 29 Jan 29 4 267
x-post from LBN: "Millions of cars tracked across US in 'massive' real-time DEA spy program" 1 friendly_iconoclast Jan 27 Jan 27 2 232
Sen Grassley thinks dumping CitizensUnited means Bill of Rights goes next 3 Panich52 Jan 27 Jan 27 9 348
Virginia: Fairfax SWAT team raids high stakes Great Falls poker game, seizes cash, terrifies players 1 mahatmakanejeeves Jan 27 Jan 27 2 359
I Was Arrested for Learning a Foreign Language. Today, I Have Some Closure. 18 friendly_iconoclast Jan 25 Jan 27 79 2234
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 7 624
Oklahoma fights gay marriage, LGBT in general 0 Panich52 Jan 26 Jan 26 1 209
Chicago proposes chokehold ban in wake of U.S. protests 4 Eugene Dec 2014 Jan 25 1 266
SCOTUS, 4th Amendment & traffic stops 3 Panich52 Jan 23 Jan 25 1 385
GOP shows true colos - eliminates .civil rights' 1 Panich52 Jan 24 Jan 25 3 348
Voter suppression should be unconstitutional 2 Panich52 Jan 23 Jan 23 2 305
California cops hope to expand facial recognition, “eCrime” head says 1 jakeXT Jan 22 Jan 22 0 232
Justice Department settles case after DEA set up fake Facebook page in woman's name 2 Eugene Jan 20 Jan 21 4 298
Protest Music Is Back - Di%khead American Cops (NSFW) 1 votesparks Nov 2014 Jan 10 1 371
Bets And Bullets: A Small-Time Gambler's Death By SWAT 0 mahatmakanejeeves Jan 7 Jan 7 2 266
Tennessee teen in trouble for saying 'bless you' after sneeze 14 exboyfil Aug 2014 Jan 7 1 1082
Judicial Ethics education - you can tune in if you're curious ... 0 rewinn Jan 3 Jan 3 0 289
ACLU accuses NSA of using holiday lull to ‘minimise impact’ of documents 0 Eugene Dec 2014 Dec 2014 4 308
Happy Birthday, Bill of Rights, ratified on this day in 1791 4 mahatmakanejeeves Dec 2014 Dec 2014 4 442
Decadeslong Arrest Wave Vexes Employers 0 question everything Dec 2014 Dec 2014 4 387
For Eric, For Michael, well, here's another name for you to add... Freddy 0 Dr. Xavier Dec 2014 Dec 2014 4 764
Unarmed People of Color Killed by Police, 1999-2014 0 mahatmakanejeeves Dec 2014 Dec 2014 4 244
Racial profiling will still be allowed at airports, along border despite new policy 0 Eugene Dec 2014 Dec 2014 1 186
Utah agrees to drop parts of disputed 2011 immigration law 0 Eugene Nov 2014 Nov 2014 3 193
Oklahoma school district rejects Hobby Lobby-backed bible class 0 mahatmakanejeeves Nov 2014 Nov 2014 4 273
ROTC program under review amid religion-based challenges 3 mahatmakanejeeves Nov 2014 Nov 2014 1 292
D.C. Council votes to overhaul asset forfeiture, give property owners new rights 0 mahatmakanejeeves Nov 2014 Nov 2014 4 228
Killings by Utah police outpacing gang, drug, child-abuse homicides 4 Man from Pickens Nov 2014 Nov 2014 3 574
How ‘aggressive and abusive tactics’ by police put an innocent man through 2 murder trials 0 shockedcanadian Nov 2014 Nov 2014 0 233
Understanding the psychology of police misconduct 3 JonLP24 Nov 2014 Nov 2014 2 711
Hero cop protects and serves another satisfied customer (Ferguson) 2 Man from Pickens Nov 2014 Nov 2014 1 489
Prisoner's rights 2 xrayvision2005 May 2012 Nov 2014 1 788
SHOCK VIDEO: Darren Wilson Violates 1st Amendment “I’ll Lock Your Ass Up”- Arrests Man for Filming 1 Man from Pickens Nov 2014 Nov 2014 7 553
Legacy of Racism and National Oppression in Michigan 0 jakeXT Nov 2014 Nov 2014 0 265
Is it time yet 0 lsewpershad Nov 2014 Nov 2014 1 251
U.S. appeals court grills opponents of NSA phone data collection 1 Eugene Nov 2014 Nov 2014 2 263
Woman Sues LAPD For Kidnapping and Sexually Assaulting Her 5 Man from Pickens Nov 2014 Nov 2014 16 660
Virginia lawmaker targets civil forfeiture 1 mahatmakanejeeves Oct 2014 Oct 2014 6 410
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