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Obama must finally end NSA phone record collection, says privacy board 1 Eugene 7 hrs ago 6 hrs ago 4 117
Seattle activist pepper-sprayed while talking on phone sues city and police 0 Eugene 7 hrs ago 7 hrs ago 3 80
x-post from LBN: "Millions of cars tracked across US in 'massive' real-time DEA spy program" 1 friendly_iconoclast Tuesday Tuesday 2 108
Sen Grassley thinks dumping CitizensUnited means Bill of Rights goes next 3 Panich52 Tuesday Tuesday 9 195
Virginia: Fairfax SWAT team raids high stakes Great Falls poker game, seizes cash, terrifies players 1 mahatmakanejeeves Tuesday Tuesday 2 171
I Was Arrested for Learning a Foreign Language. Today, I Have Some Closure. 18 friendly_iconoclast Sunday Tuesday 79 1883
The TSA Wants To Read Your Facebook Posts And Check Out Your Purchases Before It Will Approve You... 7 friendly_iconoclast Monday Tuesday 7 448
Oklahoma fights gay marriage, LGBT in general 0 Panich52 Monday Monday 1 112
Chicago proposes chokehold ban in wake of U.S. protests 4 Eugene Dec 10 Sunday 1 187
SCOTUS, 4th Amendment & traffic stops 3 Panich52 Friday Sunday 1 271
GOP shows true colos - eliminates .civil rights' 1 Panich52 Saturday Sunday 3 237
Voter suppression should be unconstitutional 2 Panich52 Friday Friday 2 234
California cops hope to expand facial recognition, “eCrime” head says 1 jakeXT Jan 22 Jan 22 0 167
Justice Department settles case after DEA set up fake Facebook page in woman's name 2 Eugene Jan 20 Jan 21 4 212
Protest Music Is Back - Di%khead American Cops (NSFW) 1 votesparks Nov 20 Jan 10 1 324
Bets And Bullets: A Small-Time Gambler's Death By SWAT 0 mahatmakanejeeves Jan 7 Jan 7 2 193
Tennessee teen in trouble for saying 'bless you' after sneeze 14 exboyfil Aug 2014 Jan 7 1 981
Judicial Ethics education - you can tune in if you're curious ... 0 rewinn Jan 3 Jan 3 0 233
ACLU accuses NSA of using holiday lull to ‘minimise impact’ of documents 0 Eugene Dec 26 Dec 26 4 226
Happy Birthday, Bill of Rights, ratified on this day in 1791 4 mahatmakanejeeves Dec 15 Dec 15 4 316
Decadeslong Arrest Wave Vexes Employers 0 question everything Dec 13 Dec 13 4 319
For Eric, For Michael, well, here's another name for you to add... Freddy 0 Dr. Xavier Dec 9 Dec 9 4 702
Unarmed People of Color Killed by Police, 1999-2014 0 mahatmakanejeeves Dec 9 Dec 9 4 191
Racial profiling will still be allowed at airports, along border despite new policy 0 Eugene Dec 6 Dec 6 1 138
Utah agrees to drop parts of disputed 2011 immigration law 0 Eugene Nov 26 Nov 26 3 143
Oklahoma school district rejects Hobby Lobby-backed bible class 0 mahatmakanejeeves Nov 26 Nov 26 4 222
ROTC program under review amid religion-based challenges 3 mahatmakanejeeves Nov 26 Nov 26 1 236
D.C. Council votes to overhaul asset forfeiture, give property owners new rights 0 mahatmakanejeeves Nov 24 Nov 24 4 178
Killings by Utah police outpacing gang, drug, child-abuse homicides 4 Man from Pickens Nov 23 Nov 23 3 492
How ‘aggressive and abusive tactics’ by police put an innocent man through 2 murder trials 0 shockedcanadian Nov 21 Nov 21 0 182
Understanding the psychology of police misconduct 3 JonLP24 Nov 4 Nov 20 2 577
Hero cop protects and serves another satisfied customer (Ferguson) 2 Man from Pickens Nov 17 Nov 17 1 435
Prisoner's rights 2 xrayvision2005 May 2012 Nov 17 1 739
SHOCK VIDEO: Darren Wilson Violates 1st Amendment “I’ll Lock Your Ass Up”- Arrests Man for Filming 1 Man from Pickens Nov 16 Nov 16 7 496
Legacy of Racism and National Oppression in Michigan 0 jakeXT Nov 12 Nov 12 0 224
Is it time yet 0 lsewpershad Nov 8 Nov 8 1 207
U.S. appeals court grills opponents of NSA phone data collection 1 Eugene Nov 4 Nov 5 2 212
Woman Sues LAPD For Kidnapping and Sexually Assaulting Her 5 Man from Pickens Nov 2 Nov 2 16 574
Virginia lawmaker targets civil forfeiture 1 mahatmakanejeeves Oct 2014 Oct 2014 6 353
Roy man calls suicide hotline, killed after SWAT standoff 3 jakeXT Oct 2014 Oct 2014 3 450
Minnesota County returns car, nearly $10,000 to suspected drug dealer after dismissing charges 0 mahatmakanejeeves Oct 2014 Oct 2014 3 298
Dr María del Rosario Fuentes Rubio killed for speaking out 0 spike91nz Oct 2014 Oct 2014 1 555
Florida Supreme Court Rejects Cell Phone Tracking by Police 1 friendly_iconoclast Oct 2014 Oct 2014 3 259
If you have a cell phone, "they" know where you are. 6 rogerashton Oct 2014 Oct 2014 1 482
Jail Doesn't Help Addicts. Let's Stop Sending Them There. 10 NYC_SKP Oct 2014 Oct 2014 14 789
ACLU Defense of Religious Practice and Expression (including in the workplace) 0 NYC_SKP Oct 2014 Oct 2014 0 347
Justice for Stanley Cohen 0 midnight Oct 2014 Oct 2014 1 223
2 NYPD Officers beat 16 y.o. black kid for raising his hands 5 99th_Monkey Oct 2014 Oct 2014 21 963
Alleged desecration of U.S. flag case held over for court 1 osaMABUSh Oct 2014 Oct 2014 2 306
Ontario asks top court to throw out lawsuit from man who spent 31 years in jail for murder he didn’t 3 shockedcanadian Oct 2014 Oct 2014 2 356
Cop's Tip For Not Getting Raped By A Cop: 'Don't Get Pulled Over' 1 Man from Pickens Sep 2014 Sep 2014 4 371
Please help a victim of a police shooting! 1 Dr. Xavier Sep 2014 Sep 2014 1 391
Texas Cheerleaders Still Begging Courts to Let Them Cheer for Jesus 4 mahatmakanejeeves Aug 2014 Sep 2014 1 654
VIDEO: Pregnant woman slammed onto street by NYPD cop in Sunset Park 2 Man from Pickens Sep 2014 Sep 2014 12 598
U.S. attorney general announces grant to study police racial profiling 2 Eugene Sep 2014 Sep 2014 1 382
Is It Torture Now? ISIS Apparently A Fan Of CIA’s Waterboarding Techniques 2 mahatmakanejeeves Aug 2014 Aug 2014 7 454
littlemisssmartypants suggested that I should cross post this thread here. 5 tblue37 Aug 2014 Aug 2014 10 816
(REDACTED) memo released on killing (REDACTED) American overseas 0 jakeXT Aug 2014 Aug 2014 4 323
Russell Rios shooting - Here is an interesting case 0 exboyfil Aug 2014 Aug 2014 3 403
Membership in the ACLU. Only $5.00 2 NYC_SKP Aug 2014 Aug 2014 7 448
Idiot Talk Show Host Michael Berry running a 1 exboyfil Aug 2014 Aug 2014 1 549
Amnesty Intl: "This is not the Bush administration, this is torture happening under Obama" 1 bigtree Aug 2014 Aug 2014 2 510
Police behaviour in woman’s background check ‘malicious,’ lawsuit alleges 0 shockedcanadian Aug 2014 Aug 2014 3 332
Fresh doubts over a Texas execution 0 mahatmakanejeeves Aug 2014 Aug 2014 4 345
New York police unions lose bid to challenge stop-and-frisk settlement 1 Eugene Jul 2014 Aug 2014 2 319
Microsoft must give prosecutors customer email stored on server in Ireland, federal judge rules 0 mahatmakanejeeves Aug 2014 Aug 2014 1 257
Andrew Leduc hit-and-run death: Civilian RCMP contractor cleared of wrongdoing 0 shockedcanadian Jul 2014 Jul 2014 1 286
DOJ Says They Can No Longer Afford To Respect The Attorney-Client Privilege 6 mahatmakanejeeves Jul 2014 Jul 2014 6 661
Source Leaks Secret Guidelines for US Government "Watchlist" 1 friendly_iconoclast Jul 2014 Jul 2014 3 394
Ohio judge favors camera speeding ticket refunds 3 Eugene Jan 2014 Jul 2014 3 511
Provincial jails clogged with legally innocent Canadians 0 shockedcanadian Jul 2014 Jul 2014 1 293
Innocence Project co-founder calls for audit of all Nifong cases 2 mahatmakanejeeves Jul 2014 Jul 2014 8 426
Toronto woman stunned by police revelation in background check 2 shockedcanadian Jul 2014 Jul 2014 2 644
'You are being tracked': How cities use licence-plate scanners to create vast databases of vehicles 3 shockedcanadian Jul 2014 Jul 2014 1 415
Police chiefs call for presumed innocence in background checks 1 shockedcanadian Jul 2014 Jul 2014 3 375
Inmate’s Gassing Death Latest In Complaints Against Florida Prisons 2 jakeXT Jul 2014 Jul 2014 3 422
Public servant expects $1 million after human rights tribunal finds 'subtle scent of discrimination' 0 shockedcanadian Jul 2014 Jul 2014 0 319
Durham police officers accused of faking 911 calls to enter homes 1 jakeXT Jul 2014 Jul 2014 9 618
Do not take picturesof the Dorchester gas-storage tank... 6 Little Star Jul 2014 Jul 2014 6 718
What intelligence agency in the West has absolutely NO oversight body or obligation to government? 3 shockedcanadian Jul 2014 Jul 2014 2 455
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