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Justice Department to Fault Ferguson Police, Seeing Racial Bias in Traffic Stops 0 Eugene 18 hrs ago 18 hrs ago 1 84
Private police carry guns and make arrests, and their ranks are swelling 2 mahatmakanejeeves 20 hrs ago 18 hrs ago 2 105
‘Shut Down Homan Square’: Anonymous, Black Lives Matter swarm Chicago police ‘black site’ 1 Man from Pickens Sunday Sunday 3 169
Judge approves settlement allowing return of some Mexicans expelled from California 1 Eugene Sunday Sunday 3 128
Chicago protesters demand probe of what they call police 'black site' 0 Eugene Sunday Sunday 3 88
Chicagoans detail abusive confinement inside police 'black site' 0 Eugene Saturday Saturday 5 182
A one-time foe takes on ‘religious liberty’ bills for gay-rights group 0 Panich52 Feb 23 Feb 23 2 199
Secrecy around police surveillance equipment proves a case’s undoing 1 mahatmakanejeeves Feb 23 Feb 23 4 185
Madison: Federalist No. 46, on the makeup of the militia: 4 NYC_SKP Feb 11 Feb 22 1 245
New York school districts to stop asking about immigration status 0 Eugene Feb 19 Feb 19 0 141
Virginia bills that would curtail police powers create a ‘weird alliance’ 2 mahatmakanejeeves Feb 19 Feb 19 2 185
FBI really doesn’t want anyone to know about “stingray” use by local cops 1 friendly_iconoclast Feb 18 Feb 18 2 240
I don't believe our Constitution is sacred 4 ymetca Feb 2 Feb 17 1 297
Kansas Lawmakers Seek to Muzzle University Employees | Care2 Causes 1 Panich52 Feb 14 Feb 14 8 278
The Shocking 'Christian' Hate Mail Activists Received for Challenging Religious Indoctrination in th 5 Half-Century Man Feb 11 Feb 12 2 368
Washington state: Clark County's 'In God We Trust' motion shelved 2 mahatmakanejeeves Feb 11 Feb 12 1 266
Watch - Roy Moore says even SCOTUS can't make same-sex marriage legal 3 Panich52 Feb 11 Feb 11 1 311
Justice clarifies new limits on asset forfeiture involving local, state police 2 mahatmakanejeeves Feb 11 Feb 11 7 303
Ferguson, Missouri and second town accused of exploiting poor for profit 0 Eugene Feb 9 Feb 9 1 100
For once I agree with Rand Paul. I also don't think Loretta Lynch should be Attorney General 34 danriker Feb 5 Feb 8 21 985
IRS took cash, asked questions later, report says 0 mahatmakanejeeves Feb 4 Feb 4 3 245
Seattle activist pepper-sprayed while talking on phone sues city and police 1 Eugene Jan 29 Jan 30 6 200
Obama must finally end NSA phone record collection, says privacy board 1 Eugene Jan 29 Jan 29 4 230
x-post from LBN: "Millions of cars tracked across US in 'massive' real-time DEA spy program" 1 friendly_iconoclast Jan 27 Jan 27 2 158
Sen Grassley thinks dumping CitizensUnited means Bill of Rights goes next 3 Panich52 Jan 27 Jan 27 9 263
Virginia: Fairfax SWAT team raids high stakes Great Falls poker game, seizes cash, terrifies players 1 mahatmakanejeeves Jan 27 Jan 27 2 263
I Was Arrested for Learning a Foreign Language. Today, I Have Some Closure. 18 friendly_iconoclast Jan 25 Jan 27 79 2092
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 7 535
Oklahoma fights gay marriage, LGBT in general 0 Panich52 Jan 26 Jan 26 1 143
Chicago proposes chokehold ban in wake of U.S. protests 4 Eugene Dec 10 Jan 25 1 235
SCOTUS, 4th Amendment & traffic stops 3 Panich52 Jan 23 Jan 25 1 319
GOP shows true colos - eliminates .civil rights' 1 Panich52 Jan 24 Jan 25 3 271
Voter suppression should be unconstitutional 2 Panich52 Jan 23 Jan 23 2 273
California cops hope to expand facial recognition, “eCrime” head says 1 jakeXT Jan 22 Jan 22 0 193
Justice Department settles case after DEA set up fake Facebook page in woman's name 2 Eugene Jan 20 Jan 21 4 259
Protest Music Is Back - Di%khead American Cops (NSFW) 1 votesparks Nov 2014 Jan 10 1 344
Bets And Bullets: A Small-Time Gambler's Death By SWAT 0 mahatmakanejeeves Jan 7 Jan 7 2 227
Tennessee teen in trouble for saying 'bless you' after sneeze 14 exboyfil Aug 2014 Jan 7 1 1033
Judicial Ethics education - you can tune in if you're curious ... 0 rewinn Jan 3 Jan 3 0 259
ACLU accuses NSA of using holiday lull to ‘minimise impact’ of documents 0 Eugene Dec 26 Dec 26 4 265
Happy Birthday, Bill of Rights, ratified on this day in 1791 4 mahatmakanejeeves Dec 15 Dec 15 4 387
Decadeslong Arrest Wave Vexes Employers 0 question everything Dec 13 Dec 13 4 357
For Eric, For Michael, well, here's another name for you to add... Freddy 0 Dr. Xavier Dec 9 Dec 9 4 730
Unarmed People of Color Killed by Police, 1999-2014 0 mahatmakanejeeves Dec 9 Dec 9 4 214
Racial profiling will still be allowed at airports, along border despite new policy 0 Eugene Dec 6 Dec 6 1 158
Utah agrees to drop parts of disputed 2011 immigration law 0 Eugene Nov 2014 Nov 2014 3 167
Oklahoma school district rejects Hobby Lobby-backed bible class 0 mahatmakanejeeves Nov 2014 Nov 2014 4 247
ROTC program under review amid religion-based challenges 3 mahatmakanejeeves Nov 2014 Nov 2014 1 259
D.C. Council votes to overhaul asset forfeiture, give property owners new rights 0 mahatmakanejeeves Nov 2014 Nov 2014 4 198
Killings by Utah police outpacing gang, drug, child-abuse homicides 4 Man from Pickens Nov 2014 Nov 2014 3 541
How ‘aggressive and abusive tactics’ by police put an innocent man through 2 murder trials 0 shockedcanadian Nov 2014 Nov 2014 0 208
Understanding the psychology of police misconduct 3 JonLP24 Nov 2014 Nov 2014 2 659
Hero cop protects and serves another satisfied customer (Ferguson) 2 Man from Pickens Nov 2014 Nov 2014 1 457
Prisoner's rights 2 xrayvision2005 May 2012 Nov 2014 1 755
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 7 527
Legacy of Racism and National Oppression in Michigan 0 jakeXT Nov 2014 Nov 2014 0 242
Is it time yet 0 lsewpershad Nov 2014 Nov 2014 1 227
U.S. appeals court grills opponents of NSA phone data collection 1 Eugene Nov 2014 Nov 2014 2 233
Woman Sues LAPD For Kidnapping and Sexually Assaulting Her 5 Man from Pickens Nov 2014 Nov 2014 16 616
Virginia lawmaker targets civil forfeiture 1 mahatmakanejeeves Oct 2014 Oct 2014 6 376
Roy man calls suicide hotline, killed after SWAT standoff 3 jakeXT Oct 2014 Oct 2014 3 490
Minnesota County returns car, nearly $10,000 to suspected drug dealer after dismissing charges 0 mahatmakanejeeves Oct 2014 Oct 2014 3 332
Dr María del Rosario Fuentes Rubio killed for speaking out 0 spike91nz Oct 2014 Oct 2014 1 622
Florida Supreme Court Rejects Cell Phone Tracking by Police 1 friendly_iconoclast Oct 2014 Oct 2014 3 281
If you have a cell phone, "they" know where you are. 6 rogerashton Oct 2014 Oct 2014 1 502
Jail Doesn't Help Addicts. Let's Stop Sending Them There. 10 NYC_SKP Oct 2014 Oct 2014 14 833
ACLU Defense of Religious Practice and Expression (including in the workplace) 0 NYC_SKP Oct 2014 Oct 2014 0 374
Justice for Stanley Cohen 0 midnight Oct 2014 Oct 2014 1 240
2 NYPD Officers beat 16 y.o. black kid for raising his hands 5 99th_Monkey Oct 2014 Oct 2014 21 996
Alleged desecration of U.S. flag case held over for court 1 osaMABUSh Oct 2014 Oct 2014 2 323
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 2 385
Cop's Tip For Not Getting Raped By A Cop: 'Don't Get Pulled Over' 1 Man from Pickens Sep 2014 Sep 2014 4 394
Please help a victim of a police shooting! 1 Dr. Xavier Sep 2014 Sep 2014 1 421
Texas Cheerleaders Still Begging Courts to Let Them Cheer for Jesus 4 mahatmakanejeeves Aug 2014 Sep 2014 1 702
VIDEO: Pregnant woman slammed onto street by NYPD cop in Sunset Park 2 Man from Pickens Sep 2014 Sep 2014 12 639
U.S. attorney general announces grant to study police racial profiling 2 Eugene Sep 2014 Sep 2014 1 403
Is It Torture Now? ISIS Apparently A Fan Of CIA’s Waterboarding Techniques 2 mahatmakanejeeves Aug 2014 Aug 2014 7 475
littlemisssmartypants suggested that I should cross post this thread here. 5 tblue37 Aug 2014 Aug 2014 10 842
(REDACTED) memo released on killing (REDACTED) American overseas 0 jakeXT Aug 2014 Aug 2014 4 340
Russell Rios shooting - Here is an interesting case 0 exboyfil Aug 2014 Aug 2014 3 428
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